The BC Environmental Assessment Office has granted BURNCO Rock Products a time-out in order for the company to respond to all the comments. The 180 review period was to end January 28, 2017.
BURNCO Gravel Mine Review Suspended
December 14, 2016
November 2016 Newsletter
November 11, 2016
In this issue: BURNCO Gravel Mine Update Fall 2016; Woodfibre LNG Update Fall 2016; Progress Report - Howe Sound UNESCO Biosphere Region Initiative; Fall 2016 Howe Sound Community Forum review; Mixed reactions to Fixed Link Feasibility Study
Woodfibre LNG Update Fall 2016
November 9, 2016
Announcement that Woodfibre LNG "is a go" is premature considering the many outstanding conditions and changes yet to be approved.
Progress Report – Howe Sound UNESCO Biosphere Region Initiative
November 2, 2016
We look forward to co-creating the Howe Sound Biosphere Initiative with First Nations groups and engaging all stakeholders in achieving the objectives of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organizations vision for Biosphere Reserves as a model for sustainable development.
Mixed reactions to Fixed Link Feasibility Study
October 28, 2016
The study confirmed the Fixed Link options fail on the environmental scorecard. Studying more feasible ways to improve transportation safety, reliability and frequency without harming our environment must be a top priority for the benefit future generations.
BURNCO Gravel Mine Update Fall 2016
October 24, 2016
Over 300 people attended the three public consultation open houses, over 600 comments were submitted, 96% against or expressing strong concerns.
Fall 2016 Howe Sound Community Forum review
October 18, 2016
On Friday October 14th, 2016 the rain and wind warnings didn’t deter the 76 people that made their way to the Gleneagles Golf Club House for the Howe Sound Community Forum hosted by the District of West Vancouver.
Save Howe Sound!
August 29, 2016
A large scale gravel mine continues to press forward at McNab Creek, smack in the middle of the Sound. The PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD is now on until October 3rd, 2016. Help make sure decision makers understand the serious issues at stake.
July 2016 Newsletter
July 30, 2016
In this issue: Saving Howe Sound's Estuary at McNab; Woodfibre LNG Update; District of West Van to Host Fall Howe Sound Community Forum; Spring 2016 Howe Sound Community Forum at Camp Fircom; Exploring UNESCO Biosphere Reserve Status; Proposed Burnco Gravel Mine Update