Government of Canada supports British Columbia’s clean technology sector

Minister Melanie Joly announces $2.2 million in federal funding to help some of BC’s most innovative companies grow, create jobs and recover from the impact of COVID-19 September 16, 2020 – Victoria, British Columbia – Western Economic Diversification Canada The COVID-19 pandemic has had a devastating impact on businesses across British Columbia, and those whose … Read more

Government of Canada to announce funding support for Western Canada’s cleantech sector and small and medium-sized enterprises across BC

Victoria, British Columbia – September 15, 2020 – The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Economic Development and Official Languages, and Minister responsible for Western Economic Diversification Canada, will provide details on funding to ensure SMEs across BC have the support needed to build resiliency due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and leverage opportunities during economic recovery.  … Read more

Government of Canada takes action to address threats to struggling Fraser River Chinook

June 19, 2020 Vancouver, BC – Chinook salmon populations have been in decline for years as a result of a number of factors including habitat destruction, harvest, and the effects of climate change. The challenges facing at-risk Fraser River Chinook salmon stocks are multi-faceted. The road to recovery requires a long-term view and the collaboration of … Read more

2020 Fraser River Chinook salmon management measures

Fraser River Chinook salmon have been in decline for many years as a result of a number of factors including habitat destruction, harvest, and the effects of climate change. Of the thirteen wild Fraser River Chinook salmon populations assessed by the Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC), only one is not … Read more

Government of Canada invests in aquatic habitat through the Oceans Protection Plan

March 10, 2020 Vancouver, British Columbia – Making our oceans and coasts safer, cleaner and healthier for all Canadians and future generations is a top priority for the Government of Canada. Today, the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, the Honourable Bernadette Jordan, announced over $13 million in funding as part of … Read more