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Why We Want Action on the Water Sustainability Act

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Have you noticed hot and dry summers affecting your landscaping or your favourite park? How is your local stream doing during drought times? Is it getting too shallow, or too warm? Did you know that salmon start to suffer when …

B.C. Local Governments vote for wild salmon at UBCM

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It’s a moment to celebrate! Last week, at the Union of B.C. Municipalities conference in Whistler, local government representatives from all over the province passed three important resolutions for wild salmon. Resolution A2 – Protecting Local Waterways & Wild Fish …

Need for long-term energy strategy highlighted in Vancouver Sun article

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The Vancouver Sun article Slow and easy will win energy race, by Ben Parfitt, highlights the costs and cumulative impacts that could result from rushing forward with plans to increase natural gas exports (primarily through controversial hydraulic fracturing or fracking).  …