About

Christopher Pollon – Journalist and Author | Photo by Fernando Lessa

Christopher Pollon is an award-winning Canadian freelance journalist and author focused on environment, business and the politics of natural resources. He is the author of two books, including “PITFALL: THE RACE TO MINE THE WORLD’S MOST VULNERABLE PLACES” (2023) – and “THE PEACE IN PERIL: THE REAL COST OF THE SITE C DAM” (2017).

Covering a global beat of oceans, energy and mining, his writing has been published by National Geographic, VICE, The Walrus, The Globe and Mail and many more. He is a contributing editor at The Tyee, which is based in his home town of Vancouver, British Columbia.