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 Energy and Resources
Consider the global impact of the oil sands

Debates over oil-sands obscure a broken policy process

Read this June 25th story by Wendy J. Palen, Thomas D. Sisk, Maureen E. Ryan, Joseph L. Árvai, Mark Jaccard, Anne K. Salomon, Thomas Homer-Dixon& Ken P. Lertzman in Nature on how debates over oil-sands infrastructure obsc...
Inuit, Greenpeace team up to battle Arctic seismic testing
Fraser Surrey Docks-Metro has no right to regulate air quality
 
 WATER
Under Liberals, big projects often double in cost

Under BC Liberals, big projects often double in cost…Why would Site C Dam be any different?

While the fast ferries scandal sank the NDP, the BC Liberals boast a much bigger list of fiscal fiascos...Why would the projected $8 Billion Site C Dam be any different?
Site C Dam threatens BC's credit rating- Hudson's Hope Mayor, Council
Site C Dam-Fort St. John businessman isn't buying economic promises
 
 Oceans
Orcas face triple threat - Vessel noise, pollution, lack of food

Orcas face triple threat: Vessel noise, pollution, lack of food

Triple threats of pollution, vessel noise and lack of food are making it hard for southern orcas to grow beyond an estimated population of 80, says a decade-long US study.
Bloomberg--Farmed-salmon-a-risky-bet-for-environment,-investment
Chief Bob Chamberlin of the Kwicksutaineuk-ah-kwaw-ah-mish First Nation in BC's Broughton Archipelago.
 
 Climate Change
Consider the global impact of the oil sands

Debates over oil-sands obscure a broken policy process

Read this June 25th story by Wendy J. Palen, Thomas D. Sisk, Maureen E. Ryan, Joseph L. Árvai, Mark Jaccard, Anne K. Salomon, Thomas Homer-Dixon& Ken P. Lertzman in Nature on how debates over oil-sands infrastructure obsc...
The Economist-The enormous cost of ignoring climate change
World Bank-Battling climate change would grow economy