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Monday, April 15, 2013 12:46 PM
Seventy per cent of B.C.'s caribou herds are in decline and identified as threatened
under the federal Species at Risk Act.
Monday, April 15, 2013 12:40 PM
The Ministry of Environment approved Metro Vancouver's Solid Waste Management
Plan in July 2011 which includes goals for diverting 70 per cent of regional waste
through recycling, composting and other programs by 2015.
Monday, April 15, 2013 12:33 PM
The B.C. government accepts the recommendations included in the Office of the AuditorGeneral's report, "An Audit of Carbon Neutral Government", but rejects its conclusion that government has not met its objective of achieving a carbon neutral public sector.
Monday, April 15, 2013 12:30 PM
The Ministry of Environment issued a draft permit to South Island Aggregates/Cobble
Hill Holdings Ltd., on March 19th, regarding treatment and discharge of contaminated
soil at a facility in the Cowichan Valley.
Monday, April 15, 2013 12:26 PM
The B.C. government and the federal government are working in conjunction with local
governments, First Nations, and the volunteer sector, as members of a Tsunami Debris
Sunday, April 14, 2013 2:00 PM
The Province is providing $240,000 and a new group insurance program to support volunteers in BC Parks across province, announced Environment Minister Terry Lake.
Friday, April 12, 2013 5:00 PM
While NGP has not yet demonstrated how they will meet the five key requirements BC has established for any heavy oil pipeline project, the Joint Review Panel's (JRP) release of 199 potential conditions will assist the Province in preparing final arguments at the JRP hearings.
Friday, April 12, 2013 12:58 PM
Terry Lake, Minister of Environment issued the following statement in response to a protest at ministry headquarters in Victoria.
Friday, April 12, 2013 10:45 AM
The Province is providing $225,000 to Bear Aware, an effective educational program designed to reduce and prevent human-bear conflicts and the number of bears that have to be destroyed each year.
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 9:45 AM
An abandoned landfill has been transformed into prime industrial land and is now home to a local business in Delta.