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Thursday, March 22, 2018 1:30 PM
In an effort to eradicate a growing population of gypsy moths and minimize the risks they pose to forests, farms, orchards and trees, 94 hectares near Courtenay are planned for an aerial spray beginning in early May until June 30, 2018.
Monday, March 12, 2018 9:01 AM
Under the BC Rural Dividend Program, the Government of British Columbia is providing $100,000 to the Invasive Species Council of BC (ISCBC), Doug Donaldson, Minister of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development, announced today.
Tuesday, December 19, 2017 10:45 AM
Following a year impacted by wildfire, flooding and invasive species, farmers and ranchers around the province can recover some of their lost income with the Government of British Columbia’s new AgriStability Enhancement Program.
Wednesday, November 22, 2017 3:30 PM
Significant progress is being made to manage invasive plant species in the Thompson-Nicola region, as part of a $2.2-million pilot project that began this spring and will continue into 2020.
Friday, October 27, 2017 10:15 AM
This Halloween, instead of being afraid of bats, everyone is encouraged to help protect British Columbia’s endangered bat population against white-nose syndrome (WNS).
Friday, August 11, 2017 6:23 PM
Premier John Horgan announced his new cabinet today to build a better B.C. and get results for people.
Wednesday, July 5, 2017 9:00 AM
Fussee Lake and New Lake in the East Kootenays have been closed to sport fishing until further notice due to the illegal introduction of invasive fish species, including largemouth bass (Fussee Lake) and yellow perch (New Lake).
Monday, June 12, 2017 1:15 PM
At Government House, Premier Christy Clark and her Executive Council were formally sworn in by Lt.-Gov. Judith Guichon.
Saturday, April 8, 2017 11:00 AM
The provincial government and Trans Mountain announced a final benefits agreement that will see B.C. workers having priority for construction jobs resulting from Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain pipeline project.
Friday, April 7, 2017 12:00 PM
The B.C. government has proclaimed May 2017 as “Invasive Species Action Month” to help raise awareness of invasive plants and animals in British Columbia and to highlight the environmental and economic damage they can cause.