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Monday, November 24, 2014 7:45 AM
The first phase of a long-term remediation plan for the area impacted by the Mount Polley breach focuses on human health and environmental safety through the winter and spring, to June 2015.
Friday, November 7, 2014 10:45 AM
The latest water samples from Quesnel Lake and Hazeltine Creek are consistent with previous results and water located outside the impact area remains safe to drink.
Friday, November 7, 2014 9:00 AM
Environment Minister Mary Polak congratulated three award winners from British Columbia on their significant contributions to brownfield redevelopment in the province.
Thursday, October 30, 2014 10:40 AM
Two pieces of legislation, if passed, will enable the Nisga'a Nation to become a major participant in the emerging liquefied natural gas economy in northern British Columbia.
Friday, October 24, 2014 2:00 PM
Environment Minister Mary Polak and Natural Gas Development Minister Rich Coleman have issued an Environmental Assessment Certificate to Coastal GasLink Pipeline Ltd. for the Coastal GasLink Pipeline project, which is located in northern B.C., starting near Dawson Creek and ending in Kitimat.
Monday, October 20, 2014 1:45 PM
Environment Minister Mary Polak introduced legislation that ensures British Columbia will have the cleanest liquefied natural gas facilities in the world.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 1:00 PM
The latest testing on sediment samples taken by Ministry of Environment staff from the Mount Polley mine site and Hazeltine Creek are consistent with previous sample results.
Thursday, September 18, 2014 10:00 AM
As part of its ongoing commitment to climate leadership and to maintain its carbon neutrality, the Province has issued a procurement call for greenhouse gas (GHG) offsets.
Monday, August 18, 2014 2:30 PM
Environment Minister Mary Polak has suspended the environmental assessment of the proposed Morrison copper-gold mine pending the outcome of the Independent Expert Engineering Investigation and Review Panel in relation to the tailings dam breach at the Mt. Polley mine.
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 11:00 AM
Government and Cariboo Regional District (CRD) officials continue to work together to address and investigate the breach at the Mount Polley tailings pond, to continue testing local water samples, to help ensure the safety and well-being of local residents, and to assist with recovery efforts in the region.