Merville starts a movement
When the news percolated into the community of Merville that a conditional groundwater license had been granted by the Province of BC to allow commercial water bottling from a local aquifer, community members jumped to action.
Communities advancing action plans for green infrastructure
In 2017, Green Communities Canada and the Canadian Freshwater Alliance collaborated to explore how green infrastructure was transforming the way rain and stormwater was being managed in our communities.
Exposé on water threats across the country with #nofilterH2O
In Toronto’s Inner Harbour, a turtle swims amidst an eddy full of untreated sewage and garbage. Further north on the Lake Simcoe beachside, yet another plastic water bottle has been tossed on the shore despite nearby bins and water fountains.
Test your River IQ!
Try out this fun river trivia game and test how well you know rivers in BC!
MPs and Senators Take Their Seats!
This week in Ottawa, the House of Commons and the Upper Chamber (fancy speak for the Senate) resume sitting. So where does that leave us with environmental law reform?
BREAKING NEWS: Municipal leaders vote in favour of a new water governance model
Yesterday, elected municipal leaders across British Columbia voted in favour of a new Water Governance Model Resolution. This blog post provides more detail on that decision and what passing this resolution will mean for the rest of us.