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Thursday, August 13, 2015 9:15 AM
The provincial government is inviting British Columbians to provide feedback on an intentions paper proposing how land might be protected in the South Okanagan.
Friday, August 7, 2015 9:00 AM
A new policy for issuing investigative use and research permits will ensure provincial parks and protected areas are preserved and protected, and B.C.’s parks remain off limits for any new industrial activity.
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 11:00 AM
Construction is now underway on a new air-quality monitoring site for Kamloops residents at Pacific Way Elementary school in the Upper Aberdeen neighbourhood.
Tuesday, August 4, 2015 10:00 AM
Individuals and organizations wishing to provide written submissions about their vision for B.C.’s new climate action plan now have until Sept. 14, 2015 to offer input. The extension comes in response to requests from many groups, who would like additional time to prepare more comprehensive submissions.
Friday, July 31, 2015 11:00 AM
Environment Minister Mary Polak issued the following statement in response to the Canadian Coast Guard’s review of the Marathassa spill in English Bay.
Thursday, July 30, 2015 9:00 AM
As part of government’s phased approach to implementing the Water Sustainability Act (WSA), four papers outlining proposed new policies are now available on the WSA blog for public comment.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 9:00 AM
Over the last year, significant progress has been made on environmental mitigation and remediation at the Mount Polley mine site which is outlined in the end of phase one progress report released today by Environment Minister Mary Polak.
Friday, July 24, 2015 8:00 AM
British Columbia is a recognized global climate leader. We were North America’s first – and still only – province, territory or state to become a carbon-neutral government, having achieved that status every year since 2010. We introduced North America’s first and most comprehensive revenue-neutral carbon tax and have also laid out climate actions in all sectors of the economy. These actions are helping to drive innovation and cut our carbon emissions, contributing to our strong, diverse...
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 10:00 AM
British Columbians have the opportunity to comment on new intentions papers for the compliance framework and offset regulation being proposed under the Greenhouse Gas Industrial Reporting and Control Act.
Saturday, July 18, 2015 1:30 PM
Environment Minister Mary Polak, Chilliwack-Hope MLA Laurie Throness and BC Park's mascot Jerry the Moose joined British Columbians to celebrate Canada's Parks Day at a fun family event at Cultus Lake Provincial Park.