“Climate change has the potential to cause serious new conflicts over ocean resource use and global food security, particularly as human population continues to grow this century” says University of Victoria biology professor Julia Baum, who wasn’t part of the study. Source: CBC News | June 11, 2019
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Some municipal governments are teaming up to try to rein in cannabis growers’ ability to conduct legal business on ALR land, citing food security concerns. Source: Business in Vancouver | June 11, 2019
Climate change affects all parts of life in the North and any plan to deal with it must be just as wide-ranging, says a strategy document released Friday by Canada’s Inuit. Source: APTN News | June 8, 2019
Trudeau wants companies packaging products in plastic to be responsible for their waste. “Whether we’re talking about plastic bottles or cellphones, it’ll be up to businesses to take responsibility for the plastics they’re manufacturing and pumping out in the world,” he said. Source: Global News | June 11, 2019
Neva Givnish is in her seventh season hunting for morel mushrooms in British Columbia, but this year it’s a bit different — she’s five months pregnant and taking care of a two-year-old back at camp. Source: CBC News | June 9, 2019
Turtle Valley residents applied for an injunction against the project, but a B.C. Supreme Court justice ruled there is ‘little if any risks” stemming from the operation. Source: Kamloops This Week | June 8, 2019