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Federal Government finds more trouble afloat

May 30, 2013
Federal Government finds more trouble afloat

With no risk assessment report to be found over the closing of Kits Base, the union representing Coast Guard members is saying we told you so.   Pacific Region Union VP Dave Clark says they knew all along the Feds didn’t do due diligence, “The SARS report takes about two years to complete, there was [...]

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B.C. educators get lessons about school violence as part of anti-bullying initiative

September 15, 2012

A risk-assessment expert is helping B.C. schools identify the telltale signs of danger before troubled students act on violent impulses. Kevin Cameron told educators, social workers, parents and police on Friday that hints of danger can be found by searching Facebook, rooting through lockers, examining written assignments and talking to peers of students whose behaviour [...]

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Higher seas, more storms for Victoria, B.C.: climate report

August 18, 2012
Higher seas, more storms for Victoria, B.C.: climate report

Victoria residents should prepare for more floods, heat waves and a 45-centimetre rise in sea level over the next 50 years, a climate change risk assessment for the City of Victoria says. CBC | British Columbia News

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Victoria should brace for rising sea levels, more storms: climate change report

August 18, 2012

A risk assessment on climate change for the City of Victoria says it needs to start work now to prepare for rising sea levels, more storms, wetter winters and drier summers. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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DFO risk assessment of Northern Gateway is, at best, a work in progress

June 11, 2012

Joint Review Panel asks for comprehensive list of problematic watercourse crossings but federal agency offers up only two examples out of 600 to 1,000 rivers that will be crossed by Enbridge pipeline globeandmail – British Columbia

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