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Budget 2021: A Healthy Environment for a Healthy Economy

Chrystia Freeland, deputy prime minister and minister of finance, released Budget 2021: A Recovery Plan for Jobs, Growth, and Resilience, on April 19, 2021. “This budget...

Province of B.C. Urges Residents to Prepare for Spring Flood Season

The Province of B.C. is urging British Columbians to follow all directions of local authorities and take steps to prepare for the possibility of...

Calling on “Team Canada” to Prepare for Spring Flooding

Question: What do COVID-19 and spring flooding have in common? Answer: They both cause hardship and economic instability—if Canadians are not prepared. While we all...

Unprecedented High Water Levels Expected Across NWT

The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) is advising the that unprecedented high water levels are expected across the territory this spring, which will...

Ontario Government Provides Update on Flooding Strategy

The initiatives being adopted as part of Ontario’s Flooding Strategy will help ensure that the public is better prepared for flooding events and flood...

Ontario Provides Funding to Help Municipalities Prepare for Extreme Weather

The Ontario government is providing up to $2 million in additional funding to extend the Build Back Better pilot project through 2023. Through this program,...

Protecting the Port Lands

It’s been 15 years since the Port Lands Flood Protection project officially began, with an Environmental Assessment (EA) to study how best to restore...

Canadian Cities Receive C+ Score on Flood Preparedness

Canadian cities received a C+ grade on flood preparedness in a study conducted by the Intact Centre on Climate Adaptation at the University of Waterloo. The study shows...

Building the Business Case for Natural Infrastructure

Flooding is a critical issue facing Canadian municipalities that will only become more challenging as we continue to experience the effects of climate change....

Credit Valley Conservation Now Offers Real-time Flood Alerts Via Mobile App

Credit Valley Conservation (CVC) has partnered with Alertable to offer residents real-time flood alerts that can be sent to their mobile devices through push...

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