The We Wai Kai and Wei Wai Kum Nations want the immediate cancellation of Mowi Inc. tenure for its Shaw Point aquaculture operation and more say around salmon farm operations in their territories,, according to a statement issued by the Laich-Kwil-Tach Treaty Society Thursday.
After months of social distancing, working from home, and going out only for essentials like groceries and exercise in nature, McKenna said the COVID-19 crisis has truly illuminated much more than the societal gaps and inequities. It has also shown Canadians what matters most.
Many communities in northern Quadra Island fall outside the fire department's protection zone. But a regional district survey on burning regulations and fire service shows there's no clear consensus about how to best safeguard residents from wildfires.
For several months, the Doug Ford government suspended environmental protections and transparency requirements, citing COVID-19. On Thursday, the premier committed to releasing a full accounting of environmental changes made during that period.