Resources & Agriculture

BIV's resources and agriculture coverage provides the latest news in the mining, oil and gas, agriculture and fisheries sectors in Vancouver and British Columbia

TMX approval based on “shallow” consultation: Squamish Nation

Tsleil-Waututh, Squamish nations are among those now weighing their legal options

Premier Horgan "disappointed" in TMX decision

He did not commit to joining any potential legal action, but said the province would if it was in the best interest of B.C.

Trans Mountain expansion gets green light, again

Approval of expansion comes with eight new accommodation measures to address First Nations concerns

Reactions to Trans Mountain announcement

Political, business and Indigenous leaders across the country react to the prime minister's decision to proceed with the pipeline expansion

Poll puts support for Trans Mountain at 60% in B.C.

Poll released the day before a decision is expected on Trans Mountain suggests uptick in support

Crude exports via Vancouver totalled $1.4 billion last year

One-third of Alberta crude exports went to China in 2018: StatsCan

Supreme Court rejects Tsilhqot’in appeal on New Prosperity mine

Geotechnical work can proceed, but Taseko still doesn’t have federal approval for copper mine

MINING.COM launches bold new brand and site

MINING.COM is the most read mining news and opinion site in the world with over 400,000 unique visitors per month, and their flagship news digest, which reaches 200,000 subscribers each day. “We are...

First Nations lobby for stake in controversial pipeline

Pro-pipeline First Nations groups could be competing for Trans Mountain