- "Our elected leaders should have a vision that extends beyond the next election and the latest Dow Jones average — to our children and grandchildren," says David Suzuki
- Burnaby council is launching a constitutional challenge over pipeline builder Kinder Morgan's attempt to force its way onto Burnaby Mountain.
- Rafe Mair on the influence of big oil companies like Enbridge on Canadian magazine the Walrus.
- Is there something in the air in Likely, BC? Anecdotal reports of illness from people close to the Mount Polley tailings dam breach have biologists and local First Nations urging a study of airborne contaminants.
- Mount Polley shows the risk to salmon from 3 major BC mine proposals near Alaska - KSM, Red Chris and Tulsequah Chief. The largest, KSM, is under federal review, with 1 week remaining for public comment.
- Peter Ewart explains how Imperial Metals' lack of cash on hand, combined with the silo structure of its different properties, could leave the public footing the cleanup bill for the Mount Polley disaster.
- The Neskonlith Indian Band has issued an eviction notice to Mount Polley owner Imperial Metals over working in their territory regarding a proposed zinc-lead mine.
- Alaskan US Senator Lisa Murkowski is calling on Secretary of State John Kerry to intervene in the review of a trans-boundary mine, following the breach of a tailings pond at Mount Polley mine.
- Nanotechnology offers many positive uses - from treating tumours to cleaning up oil spills - but with unlabelled particles showing up in food, concern is growing about potential health impacts.
- Houston-based pipeline giant Kinder Morgan is folding all its partnerships into one super-company, valued at $92 Billion.
- Company documents reveal that Mount Polley Mine owner Imperial Metals may not have any environmental insurance to cover cleanup costs at its tailing pond spill.
- Water restrictions are in effect parts of northern Mexico after a spill of contaminated wastewater from Buenavista del Cobre, a copper mine owned by Grupo Mexico.
- MP John Weston is wrong to chastise West Vancouver council over its vote opposing Woodfibre LNG and Howe Sound tankers, says local resident Laura Anderson.
- Positive water tests downstream from the breached Mount Polley tailings pond mean approval for a controlled release of debris into Hazeltine Creek, but a partial water use ban remains in effect.
- Mount Polley owner Imperial Metals faces renewed pressure from Tahltan First Nations over Red Chris Mine, which lacks permits for its proposed tailings pond.
- Why is Mount Polley Mine's owner Imperial Metals getting such an easy ride from Minister Bill Bennett? Could it be because its biggest shareholder donated half a million dollars to the BC Liberals?
Burnaby council is launching a constitutional challenge over pipeline builder Kinder Morgan's attempt to force its way onto Burnaby Mountain.
Control of Detroit’s municipal water department, widely criticized by the UN and others for widespread service shutoffs, has been returned to the mayor’s office.
In an open letter to the Norwegian owner of Grieg Seafood, salmon biologist Alexandra Morton seeks answers over a mysterious farmed salmon die-off.
Neil Young, Feist and Barenaked Ladies are among the Canadian rockers joining the cross-Canada Blue Dot tour - David Suzuki's swan song, pushing for environmental rights.