Province of British Columbia – Recent Update to Site Remediation News

NOVEMBER 12, 2020 – Updates have recently been made to the following page on the Province of British Columbia website: Site remediation news. The Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy has made changes to the site identification process in the Environmental Management Act and Contaminated Sites Regulation that come into effect on February 1, 2021. […]

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ECO Community Impact Award – Nominations Now Being Accepted

ECO Canada created the ECO Community Award to recognize positive contributions to the environment around the country. The award will recognize individuals or groups who have displayed a dedication to environmental advocacy, sustainable initiatives, and skill-building. Increasing public trust and a commitment to make a positive impact on those living within the community, it’s natural […]

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BCEIA Webinar: An Introduction to Indigenous Law and Environmental Management – Registration Now Open!

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 | 4 to 6 PM (PST)  BCEIA’s First Nations Committee is pleased to invite you to an educational webinar featuring presentations by Deborah Curran, Executive Director, Environmental Law Centre, University of Victoria and John Borrows, Canada Research Chair in Indigenous Law, University of Victoria. Topics to be discussed include: An overview of Indigenous Law […]

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McCue Engineering Contractors announces a New Business Division: McCue Environmental

McCue Environmental, a B.C. distributor for Cypher Environmental’s non-toxic dust suppressants Delta, British Columbia (September 29, 2020) – McCue Engineering Contractors (“McCue Engineering”) is pleased to announce a new business division, McCue Environmental. McCue Environmental will service British Columbia in the distribution of Canadian manufacturer, Cypher Environmental Ltd. (“Cypher”)’s, non-toxic dust suppressant and soil stabilization […]

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2019 to 2022 Federal Sustainable Development Strategy Update

SEPTEMBER 23, 2020 – The Sustainable Development Office at Environment and Climate Change Canada has released their second update to the online version of the 2019 to 2022 Federal Sustainable Development Strategy (FSDS)! You are now able to view progress towards the FSDS’s targets. This update is part of their commitment to keep the conversation […]

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Public review of BC guidance for human health risk assessment

AUGUST 28, 2020 – The B.C. Ministry of Health is seeking feedback on the draft document ‘B.C. Guidance for Prospective Human Health Risk Assessment’, via a 45-day public review period from August 28 to October 12, 2020. The Ministry has drafted guidance to clarify recommended human health risk assessment (HHRA) methodology for assessing the potential health […]

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B.C. government accepting second intake of CleanBC applications

AUGUST 18, 2020 – The Government of British Columbia is accepting applications from local governments, First Nations, Indigenous organizations, not-for-profit and for-profit organizations looking for investment in clean energy projects. More specifically, the applications are open to projects that manage renewable energy, improve access to clean-energy transportation, improve energy efficiency of buildings or help generate […]

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Kemess Underground Project – Public Comments Invited

AUGUST 17, 2020 – The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (the Agency) is holding a public comment period as part of the post-decision phase for the Kemess Underground Project, an underground gold-copper mine located approximately 250 kilometres north of Smithers and 430 kilometres northwest of Prince George, British Columbia. In March 2017, the Minister of […]

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