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There are many different legal authorities and regulations that have some bearing on the management of the shoreline and marine environment in BC. West Coast Environmental Law has prepared this infographic to help explain the very complicated regulatory environment in coastal BC.
The House of Commons Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development is conducting a study on federal protected areas, looking at how the full range of federal protected areas can work together to achieve both international conservation targets and domestic legislative objectives.
Residents of northern British Columbia are
This open letter, endorsed by over 40 Canadian organizations representing hundreds of thousands of people, calls on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Cabinet Ministers to reject the pressure to champion tar sands pipelines.
West Coast Environmental Law's submissions to the BC Ministry of Environment in response to the province's Climate Leadership Team report and the Ministry's public consultation.
The Fisheries Act is the key federal law for fish habitat protection