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Natural disasters and the threat to our outdoor lives
I was born and raised in France’s Pyrenees and made my life around the mountains, thus my move to British-Columbia. As the province announced an investigation into B.C.’s 2017 wildfires, I came...
Dec 19th, 2017
B.C. roasts thanks to bad forest policy and climate change
A century of aggressive forest fire suppression, accelerating climate change fueled by burning fracked gas and oil and large population growth is leading to a human-created perfect firestorm.
Jul 6th, 2015
Breathing B.C. wildfires
What it's like to breath the wildfires, where to find them, and a few more reasons to appreciate everything we have...
Linda Solomon Wood
Aug 5th, 2010