Ben Parfitt

Ben Parfitt is a resource policy analyst with the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives and research associate with the University of Victoria’s POLIS Project on Ecological Governance. He is author of Counting Every Drop: The Case for Water Use Reporting in B.C.  

Water withdrawal stats run dry

Here’s a question that our provincial government ought to be able to answer but can’t: How much water is the world’s biggest bottled water seller withdrawing from wells in British Columbia? The...