This brief discusses proposed amendments to the administrative remedies provisions of the Forest Practices Code.
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How well are we protecting fish and their habitat in BC? The numbers are not encouraging. The combined salmon catch for 1995 and 1996 is the lowest of any two year period in the last 35 years.
I was asked to provide environmentalists' perspective on U.S. proposals for greenhouse gas emission trading between nations. To begin with it should be pointed out that there is no single defined position of environmentalists, but instead a range of opinions.
ENGOs perspectives on emissions trading are increasingly dependent on the details of individual emissions trading programs and judgments of whether a program's particular environmental pros and cons outweigh the pros and cons of "command and control" alternatives.
The BC Endangered Species Protection Workshop is hosted jointly by West Coast Environmental Law Association and the BC Endangered Species Coalition.
Response to the Department of Transport's December 21, 1996 Canada Gazette request for submissions on motor vehicle emission regulation for Canada.
Following are general comments on the draft Agreement, followed by comments on a number of specific provisions on the draft text.
B.C. Environmental Assessment Act
West Coast Environmental Law Association.
Administrative Monetary Penalties ("AMP"s) are one of an array of enforcement options that includes warning letters, tickets, permit cancellations and criminal prosecutions.