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The ELC is calling on government to include climate change impacts in BC’s environmental assessment process. Prepared on behalf of Sierra Club, BC, Blind Spot: The Failure to Consider Climate in British Columbia’s Environmental Assessments, flags profound flaws in the current environmental assessment regime that could actually worsen climate change. Currently, environmental assessments may consider >

End of Day 2, the Gitxaala drum and sing for their lawyer in the lobby of the Federal Court of Appeal building, Vancouver, BC / Coast Salish territory – Oct 2, 2015

Northern Gateway Hearing, Day 2: An Articled Law Student’s Perspective

The second day of the Northern Gateway judicial reviews started out under Vancouver autumn’s trademark grey skies. It was a stark contrast to yesterday’s brilliant sunshine that saw hundreds of people come out in support of the eight First Nations bringing actions against the Federal government and Enbridge’s Northern Gateway – but the energy was >