Category: The Environment

Guest post: Journey to the sacrifice zone of site C

** As the Moberly/Prophet River Site C treaty infringement injunction hearings continue this week in Vancouver, I was reminded of how little many people still know about the area, the people & wildlife impacted by the dam. I saw her photos a while ago…

“Because if mamas don’t fight for the children…who will?”

Standing outside today admiring a sky so blue it felt like I hadn’t ever seen one before, I suddenly felt such gratitude for something as simple as the clean,sea air filling my lungs. We take it for granted…and we shouldn’t.  I’ve been coughing the last couple…

“BC is just 4.5 million people sharing a planet with seven billion others…” aka How to justify LNG expansion in BC in the middle of a state of emergency

  “From flood to fire to flood and then again to fire,” he said. “And we have had two states of emergency. That’s unprecedented.” “That speaks to the changing environment we live in and the ravages of climate change.” ( Sounds good right?? But wait…just…

The soul of our province is as much where we have been…as where we are going.

Walking to the water’s edge, we quickly kicked off our flip-flops and waded into the deliciously cool ocean water…seaweed bits of all colour swirled around our feet as we dug our toes into the sand, relishing the spa like gentle scrubbing. Looking up, I…