Environment

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

PRV poses 'minimal risk' to sockeye: science panel

Review of science on PRV finds little to no risk to salmon, but timing of announcement questioned

Province ignoring wildfires in carbon calculation: Sierra Club BC

The wildfires that ripped through B.C. forests during the last two summers have done the province no favours when it comes to carbon emissions, according to an environmental advocacy group. In a...

Stand.earth wants cruise ships to switch to diesel

Undercover measurements suggest high particulate matter aboard cruise ships

Scientists find ‘odd’ pattern in killer whale birth, death rates

Fisheries scientists suspect odd-even year fluctuations may have something to do with pink salmon

New conservation areas created for orcas

DFO taking more measures to protect orcas, but no endangered listing for Chinook yet

Newsmaker of 2018: Carbon

Trudeau’s big pipeline problem: trying to be a climate change leader while developing the country’s fossil fuel industry

Canada announces details for phasing out coal power

Natural gas features in switch from coal power

Is LNG the wrong target in emissions fight?

Even without an LNG industry, oil and gas accounts for 22% of B.C.'s emissions

B.C. aims to regain climate leader title

Decarbonizing the economy through electrification and lower-carbon fuels are two pillars of the CleanBC plan