Castle Project — Public Comments Invited

October 14, 2020 — Ottawa — Impact Assessment Agency of Canada The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (the Agency) has accepted an initial project description for the proposed Castle Project, the expansion of an existing metallurgical coal mine located about 29 kilometres north of Elkford, British Columbia. The Agency invites the public and Indigenous groups to review the … Read more

GCT Deltaport Expansion — Berth Four Project Public Comments Invited

October 13, 2020 — Ottawa — Impact Assessment Agency of Canada The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (the Agency) has accepted an initial project description for the proposed GCT Deltaport Expansion – Berth Four Project, located in Delta, British Columbia. The Agency is now inviting the public and Indigenous groups to review the summary of the initial … Read more

Tilbury Phase 2 LNG Expansion Project — Participant Funding Available 

September 16, 2020 — Ottawa — Impact Assessment Agency of Canada The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (the Agency) is making funding available to assist the participation of the public and Indigenous peoples in the federal impact assessment for the proposed Tilbury Phase 2 LNG Expansion Project, located on Tilbury Island, in Delta, British Columbia. Funding is available … Read more

Minister Wilkinson to Announce New Federal Climate Action Investment for Scientists, Researchers and Youth 

Vancouver, British Columbia – September 16, 2020 – Media representatives are advised that the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, the Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, will make an announcement related to new federal supports for scientists, researchers and youth working to address climate change. Event: Announcement and Media AvailabilityDate: Thursday, September 17, 2020Time: 11:30 a.m. (PDT) … Read more

Kemess Underground Project — Public Comments Invited

August 17, 2020 — Ottawa — Impact Assessment Agency of Canada The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (the Agency) is holding a public comment period as part of the post-decision phase for the Kemess Underground Project, an underground gold-copper mine located approximately 250 kilometres north of Smithers and 430 kilometres northwest of Prince George, British Columbia. In March 2017, the … Read more

Minister Wilkinson to make a funding announcement on wildlife conservation in British Columbia

From: Environment and Climate Change Canada Media advisory Media representatives are advised that the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, the Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, will make a funding announcement on wildlife conservation in British Columbia. Vancouver, British Columbia – July 31, 2020 – Media representatives are advised that the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, … Read more

Safe Restart Agreement supports British Columbia transit services

July 23, 2020 – North Vancouver, British Columbia Helping communities recover from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic is a key part of the Safe Restart Agreement between the federal government and the provinces and territories. Today, the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, the Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, announced that $2 billion in federal funding—to be … Read more

Minister Wilkinson to make an announcement on the Government of Canada’s response to the pandemic

From: Environment and Climate Change Canada Media advisory Media representatives are advised that the Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson will make an announcement on the Government of Canada’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic Vancouver, British Columbia – June 14, 2020 – Media representatives are advised that the Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson will make an announcement on the Government … Read more

Tilbury Phase 2 LNG Expansion Project — Public Comments Invited

June 1st, 2020 — Ottawa — Impact Assessment Agency of Canada The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (the Agency) has accepted an initial project description for the proposed Tilbury Phase 2 LNG Expansion Project, located on Tilbury Island, in Delta, British Columbia. The unique circumstances arising from COVID-19 have presented challenges to the usual approaches of undertaking meaningful … Read more