Preparing for the Public Comment Period of the Environmental Assessment Process

May 2014 Newsletter Highlights: * Pressure Building Around the Sound * Saving and Enjoying the Sound this Summer * May 2nd Forum Report - Awaiting Next Steps from Province * Social Licences Still Outstanding

The pressure on citizens is fuelled by information received primarily through the media about the Province's and proponents plans intentions for Howe Sound.

There are a number of good reasons to be close to Howe Sound this summer.

On May 2nd, 2014 the Howe Sound Community Forum met with three representatives from the Province to further explore the Cumulative Effects Assessment as a tool for Howe Sound planning.

To date, the  multiple proposed projects for Howe Sound do not have  broad social acceptance.

Confused about the various Forums taking place around Howe Sound?  Here is a quick explanation.  Want to participate?  Stay connected to Future of Howe Sound for notices

April 2014 newsletter

  • Shipping LNG from Howe Sound
  • Burnco Mine for McNab Valley April 2014 Update
  • Cutting into the heart of Howe Sound
  • Howe Sound Aquatic Forum Advances Planning

Woodfibre LNG could be the first export facility for shipping facility on the west coast.  There are inherent dangers in liquefying and storing some 100,000 tonnes of liquefied gas, let alone the shipping of it down Howe Sound.

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