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Public comment for Woodfibre LNG project open until March 1
The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency wants to know what you think about greenhouse gas emissions associated with the proposed B.C. export facility.
Feb 23rd, 2016
Squamish Nation wants more input on proposed B.C. LNG plant given initial OK
Squamish Nation has voiced concern over Woodfibre's impact on fish in Howe Sound.
The Canadian Press
Oct 28th, 2015
Supporters of controversial sunken B.C. ship bouyed by fishy visitors
Sea floor adapting well to sunken ship despite fears of toxic chemicals.
The Canadian Press
Oct 1st, 2015
Demonstrators vow to "Up the Noise" to protect Howe Sound
The Future of Howe Sound Society held a rally on Sunday in Thornborough Channel to raise awareness about proposed industrial developments along the Sea to Sky corridor.
Jul 28th, 2014
The re-industrialization of Howe Sound would devastate BC's environment and tourism economy
If it were any other country, this southernmost fjord in the Northern Hemisphere would be declared a national treasure and protected. Like Stanley Park. But it isn’t.
Mar 17th, 2014
Public comment period on proposed Squamish LNG plant closes
The federal government held a public comment period on a proposed Squamish LNG plant over the holiday period, leaving concerned community members without a say.
Jan 7th, 2014
Vancouver Craft Beer Week opener unites local beer lovers
You won't waste time on crappy people, so why waste it on crappy beer? The VCBW opener introduced (or refreshed) guests to quality handcrafted beer in a night that previewed the entire festival.
May 20th, 2012