WATER NEWS

Wildfire weather severity forecast for June 2019

May 16th, 2019

'The monthly and seasonal forecast maps present predictions of fire weather severity based on the monthly and seasonal severity rating. ... More »

‘Collaborative Consent and British Columbia’s Water’

A report from the Victoria-based POLIS Water Sustainability Project and Centre for Indigenous Environmental Resources details how collaborative consent might be used, in conjunction with BC’s new Water Sustainability Act, to navigate difficult issues regarding freshwater governance and to find ways for Indigenous and non-Indigenous governments to work together to make decisions about water and land use. The title of the report is Collaborative Consent and British Columbia’s Water: Towards Watershed Co-Governance.

POLIS REPORT: Collaborative Consent and British Columbia’s Water