Environment

Snow GeeseThe extraordinary biodiversity of our land makes living in South Delta such a pleasure.  We are the key stop along the Pacific Migratory Bird Flyway, and the Fraser River delta supports the health of the fishery.  Responsible management of our land, air and water resources means recognising the value our ecological resources have for current and future generations.
 

 

 

 

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Bellringer, MLAs at odds over mining

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Auditor general Carol Bellringer landed hard on B.C.'s environment and energy ministers last month for slack compliance and enforcement in the wake of the Mount Polley tailings-dam failure.

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Emissions bill puts ministers on the line

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FINE 'EM HIGH - One of the things missing from the nine-year-old law that dictates lower greenhouse gas emissions in B.C. is any penalty if the targets are missed. If B.C. arrives at 2020 and the emissions aren't 33 per cent below 2007 levels, not much of anything will happen.

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Give teeth to climate targets, says Independent MLA

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Victoria, B.C. – Independent MLA Vicki Huntington is calling on the provincial government to pass a bill that would give cabinet ministers a pay-cut if they fail to meet their own legislated greenhouse gas targets.

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Delta voices concerns over pipeline impacts

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Delta is calling on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to suspend the review taking place for Kinder Morgan's proposed Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, but is Delta potentially setting itself up to be a fallback location?

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