Saturday, November 24, 2012 (All day)
Local residents opposed to Kinder Morgan's pipeline expansion plan are raising questions about what safety plans are in place at schools along the pipeline route. Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline runs beneath Stoney Creek Community School in east Burnaby.
Wednesday, November 21, 2012 (All day)
According to NDP MP Olivia Chow, understanding Stephen Harper's climate policy is easy: just look at federal funding for public transit over the last four years. Transport Canada figures show that federal transit funding has plunged from a modest $1.1 billion in 2008 to about $300 million in 2011 (see graph).
Thursday, November 15, 2012 (All day)
Environmentalists are accusing the federal government of waging a war on fish.
They say it started with Bill C-38. The first of two omnibus budget-implementation bills introduced this year and approved over the summer, the legislation gutted habitat protections provided under the Fisheries Act.
Wednesday, November 14, 2012 (All day)
The B.C. government was urged Wednesday not to renew leases for open-net salmon farms on the coast.
Aboriginals and environmentalists demonstrated outside Premier Christy Clark’s constituency office in Point Grey at noon and delivered a petition with more than 11,000 signatures opposing the renewal of salmon-farm leases in B.C.