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Brazen cat on the loose and visiting private property

May 30, 2013
Brazen cat on the loose and visiting private property

The City of Coquitlam is closing the Coquitlam River Park in response to repeated cougar sightings and interactions with homes in the area. The cougar in question shows no fear of people. It’s entered yards in the area so home owners are asked to keep their pets indoors. Above all, don’t leave food scraps or [...]

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Fireworks ban on private property moving ahead in Vancouver

February 27, 2013
Fireworks ban on private property moving ahead in Vancouver

Firefighters in Vancouver want the city to ban fireworks on private property and only allow permits for fireworks in designated public areas for five nights a year. CBC | British Columbia News

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Fire Chief wants restrictions on fireworks

February 26, 2013
Fire Chief wants restrictions on fireworks

Saying current rules are too difficult to enforce, Vancouver’s  fire chief has asked city council to ban the use of fireworks on private property. Chief John McKearney says he would like to see use restricted to only five days a year including New Year’s Eve and Halloween. He says significant improvements have been made since [...]

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Fire Chief wants restrictions on fireworks

February 26, 2013
Fire Chief wants restrictions on fireworks

Saying current rules are too difficult to enforce, Vancouver’s  fire chief has asked city council to ban the use of fireworks on private property. Chief John McKearney says he would like to see use restricted to only five days a year including New Year’s Eve and Halloween. He says significant improvements have been made since [...]

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B.C. land protection insufficient to conserve species biodiversity: report

February 21, 2013

Environmental protection of B.C.’s landscapes is fragmented, inconsistent and falls woefully short of what scientists say is needed to conserve species biodiversity, according to a comprehensive land-use review released Thursday by environmentalists. The report by Vancouver-based ForestEthics Solutions with assistance from West Coast Environmental Law, says 15.55 per cent of the B.C.’s land base (including [...]

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