Former Vancouver Sun reporter Ian Gill is the Australian-born author of several books pertaining to the West Coast including Hiking on the Edge: Canada's West Coast Trail (Raincoast, 1995) and Haida Gwaii: Journeys Through the Queen Charlotte Islands (Raincoast, 1997), both with photos by David Nunuk, and All That We Say Is Ours: Guujaaw and the Reawakening of the Haida Nation (D&M, 2009). Gill arrived in Vancouver in 1981 and has received several journalism awards, including a Jack Webster Award for best TV reporting. In 1994 he became president and founder of Ecotrust Canada dedicated to building a "conservation economy."

Ian Gill's biting survey of Canada's media, and journalism in particular, is No News is Bad News (Greystone 2016), written when he was president of Discourse Media. See review below.

Review of the author's work by BC Studies:
All that We Say Is Ours: Guiyaaw and the Reawakening of the Haida Nation

[BCBW 2016] "Outdoors" "QCI"