Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Tag: coastal waters

1.5 Billion Litres of Grey Water Likely Dumped Along B.C. Coast

A new study commissioned by World Wildlife Fund Canada found that 1.54 billion litres of grey water were generated by ships off the British...

Federal Government Forwards Legislation to Enhance Protection of Coastal Waters

The Canadian government is modernizing and improving its management of marine safety in response to the growth of overseas trade and the movement of...

Federal Investment will Support Coastal Restoration in the Beaufort Sea

The federal government will invest in coastal restoration in the Arctic by supporting research and restoration of nearshore ecosystems in the Beaufort Sea. Michael McLeod,...

Tsunami Preparedness Week Provides Disaster Mitigation to B.C.

This week, British Columbia is raising public awareness of disaster mitigation with Tsunami Preparedness Week, offering residents information and opportunities to better prepare in...

Haida Nation Applies Traditional Knowledge to Protect Coastline

The Haida Nation and Transport Canada have revised a regional plan for B.C.’s coastline to ensure that ships in need of assistance have a...

BC Calls for Public Consultation on Protecting Its Waters from Oils...

The Province of British Columbia has called for input from residents on the next steps to defend B.C.’s land, coast, and waters from oil...

A New Project Will Protect and Restore Coastal Habitats in the...

Canada has announced $2.4 million in funding to support the work of ZIP Committee of Sud-de-l’Estuaire in its efforts to protect coastal habitats in...

Court to Decide on BC Regulations of Bitumen Transport to Coastal...

Yesterday, British Columbia Premier John Horgan announced that his government will leave the matter of its rights to protect its coastal waters from potential...

Boost in Coastal Science and Tech Education for Nfld. Secondary Students

Last week, the province of Newfoundland and Labrador announced that it would invest in coastal science and technology education for secondary students, with an...

Advisors Sought in Protecting the Biodiversity of Inland Waters

The Government of Canada has reaffirmed its commitment to expanding its network of protected areas, including coastal and inland waters, to aide its 2020 biodiversity...

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