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B.C.'s LNG emissions' law greenest, cleanest in the world: environment minister

VICTORIA – New legislation introduced in British Columbia requires liquefied-natural-gas plants to meet emission standards or face penalties and makes the industry the cleanest in the world, says Environment Minister Mary Polak. 559 more words

Energy

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“Earth on pace for hottest year ever recorded”…”Apple sells record number of iPhones”…”Parenting in the age of iEverything”…

Just a few of the iCame iSaw iConquered… 159 more words

Some Rough Sketches - Vancouver

Good afternoon!

Was trawling though my copious amounts of photos and found some of a couple of rough sketches of places in Vancouver. I think The one of the BC Stadium needs to be finished, as there are random bits left in pencil. 37 more words

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Retailers oppose proposal to ban cigarette sales in B.C. pharmacies

WATCH: Could tobacco be banned in retail stores with pharmacies? Elaine Yong reports.

British Columbia is the only province in Canada where you can still get tobacco products in pharmacies. 215 more words

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The Magnificent BC Salmon Run By Kris Jorgensen

“Oh the places you’ll go” -it’s a line most of us have heard from the great Dr. Suess, but that tale tells of a human’s journey. 354 more words

British Columbia

BC - GSA 2014, Monday PM

(*NOTE – this is part of a series of blog posts from the 2014 Geological Society of America Annual Meeting in Vancouver, BC, Canada.  The intended audience for these posts are my students in my introductory-level courses, but anyone and everyone is more than welcome to read what I post! 727 more words

Conferences

Images from Reifel Migratory Bird Sanctuary

With fall migration well under way we are seeing a lot of feathered visitors to the area. I went out three times in the last couple of weeks to Reifel bird sanctuary, on the coast just south of the city of Vancouver, BC. 605 more words

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