Environment

Covering a full range of environmental and sustainability issues in Vancouver, British Columbia and Canada as a whole

Vancouver Aquarium's new summer exhibit tells conservation success stories

Success stories include a tortoise, a gecko and a couple snakes

River Forecast Centre reports flood risk 'increased significantly' in B.C. last month

The cause for major flooding would be a period of cool temperatures and wet weather followed by a lengthy heat wave

Coastal GasLink fined for environmental infractions

GGL fined $170,000 for improper erosion controls

B.C. seeks public's help in push to ban wildlife-killing rodenticides

As the B.C. government seeks public input on its plan to ban all public and most commercial rodenticides, some advocates say the exemptions leave wildlife vulnerable

Is the B.C. Interior facing another brutal wildfire season?

"We don't go into the season blind, we watch for trends"

Heat dome primed B.C. coastlines to resemble subtropical East Asia, says researcher

The 2021 heat dome rose temperatures above 50 C along shorelines, baking to death at least one billion sea creatures. That estimate could be 10 times higher, says one scientist, in a die-off that...

The eco-friendly way to recycle your old fridge or freezer

Industrial gases used in cooling appliances can harm the environment if not properly disposed of

Feds, province announce funding for fish habitat restoration

Projects include restoring fish habitat while improving flood control on Fraser River

Celebrate Earth Day: Buy some pants, plant some plants

Vancouver company launches Earth Day challenge to plant 10 million trees