First Nations along BC’s North and Central Coast are reiterating their position against the Province’s bear trophy hunt as the grizzly hunting season opens for fall 2017.
Toronto – The Great Waters Challenge, an online Canada-wide game to engage youth and schools in water celebrations, is officially re-launching. The Challenge offers a way to inspire youth to uncover water stories in their community, which showcases how Canada’s identity is tied directly to our great waters. From traditional Indigenous knowledge to scientific discoveries, youth…
The environmental assessment process for a proposed Deep Geologic Repository for nuclear waste has been halted until the Saugeen Ojibway Nation has made an informed decision on whether or not to support the project.
First Nations, scientists and environmental groups are applauding the BC Government for keeping its promise to end the trophy bear hunt.
Ottawa – The Supreme Court of Canada has ruled unanimously in favour of the Inuit hamlet of Clyde River in its case to stop oil exploration in the Canadian Arctic. This landmark ruling will have far-reaching impacts in terms of strengthening Indigenous rights around resource extraction projects, giving this David vs. Goliath battle an ending…
Ottawa – While studying international development and entrepreneurship at the University of Ottawa, Frank Ferris saw a huge gap between the number of ethically-oriented consumers and the available resources for helping them find businesses and products they wanted. That realization would eventually lead to EthicalTree.com, an online resource for aligning those consumers with the businesses…
New research reveals that many of BC’s marine mammals are at high risk from oil spill impacts.
A 10-year research study suggests local displacement by human impacts may have more consequences than previously thought for humpback whales.
Legislation coming into force on January 1 allows BC’s greenhouse gas emissions from LNG to rise.
If you like making videos and you want to be part of making our world a healthier place, the EduTOX Video Challenge may just be for you.
Environmental groups call on federal politicians to come together across party lines in support of environmental rights.
Landmark study confirms that diluted bitumen sinks in water, making it nearly impossible to clean up a large spill with current technology.
False representations from well-funded climate change deniers mislead Canadians and violate the Competition Act.
The Wilderness Committee delivered over 3,600 letters regarding the government’s Nopiming Provincial Park Draft Management Plan.
Public interest groups appeal to highest court in Canada to overturn damaging precedent for major project reviews.
Presentations regarding a variety of sustainability-focused building innovations
Acting Environmental Commissioner in Ontario says the government is not recovering costs for water supplied to industry.
A candid conversation between Ontario’s Minister of Environment and Climate Change Glen Murray and Mike Morrice, Executive Director of Sustainability CoLab.