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Investigation finds unsafe bridges on forestry roads

Mar 05, 2014 0 Comments

Forest Practices Board, March 5, 2014 NEWS RELEASE VICTORIA – An investigation of 216 bridges constructed throughout the province in the last three years has found numerous non-compliances....

90% of British Columbians believe water our most precious resource: Poll

Mar 05, 2014 0 Comments

BY DAN FUMANO, THE PROVINCE FEBRUARY 26, 2014 Is water more valuable than gas? More than 90 per cent of British Columbians surveyed for a poll released Wednesday....

New B.C. law brings in restrictions for off-road vehicles

Feb 26, 2014 0 Comments

Lindsay Kines / Times Colonist, February 24, 2014 The B.C. government is set to crack down on irresponsible operators of snowmobiles, dirt bikes, quads or other off-road....

Water wars with U.S. on horizon, envoy says

Feb 26, 2014 0 Comments

Pipeline debate to 'look silly' in comparison William Marsden, Postmedia News Published: Tuesday, February 25, 2014 Canada must prepare for diplomatic water wars with the U.S., as demand on both....

Okanagan Basin Water Board Fighting Against Invasive Mussels

Feb 12, 2014 0 Comments

Water Canada - Posted on February 10, 2014   The Okanagan Basin Water Board is raising awareness to stop an infestation of invasive zebra and quagga mussels from reaching....

Severe Weather Makes 2013 Most Costly Year for Insurers

Feb 12, 2014 0 Comments

Water Canada - Posted on January 23, 2014  The Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) has announced severe weather caused damages of $3.2 billion for the year of....

The unprecedented water crisis of the American Southwest

Feb 05, 2014 0 Comments

A prolonged drought has sapped the once-vigorous Colorado River, threatening the water supply of millions By Frances Weaver | February 1, 2014  Why is the Colorado so important? It's the lifeline of....

Canadian regulator asks for fracking fluid info

Feb 05, 2014 0 Comments

Feb. 5, 2014, UPI  CALGARY, Alberta, Feb. 5 (UPI) -- The National Energy Board in Canada is asking energy companies to submit information about hydraulic fracturing fluid 30....