Earthquake in Bc

Earthquake Doesn't Rattle Bella Bella

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.03.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - There was some shaking going on off British Columbia's coast Tuesday, but no one reported feeling the earthquake and at least four subsequ...

Earthquakes Hit Near B.C. Islands

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.14.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Two earthquakes have occurred off the north B.C. coast, the latest in a series that has rattled the area since last fall.The quakes with a...

Earthquake Wake-Up Call For Homeowners

CBC | Posted 12.29.2012 | Canada British Columbia

Many B.C. homeowners assume that earthquake coverage is included in their house insurance, or that governments will compensate them for damage, but ne...

Earthquake Communications Lessons From Kitimat

Robin Rowland | Posted 12.29.2012 | Canada British Columbia
Robin Rowland

How the evening unfolded after a 7.7-magnitude earthquake hit Haida Gwaii show that the emergency communication system in Kitimat -- the end site of the proposed Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline and at least three planned LNG plants -- needs immediate improvement. For example, it appears from reports in the Kitimat Daily and tweets about the Northern Sentinel that Kitimat emergency services was sending information out by fax.

B.C. Earthquake Response Raises Questions

CBC | Posted 12.28.2012 | Canada British Columbia

A 7.7 magnitude earthquake off the coast of B.C.'s Haida Gwaii islands has Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson urging residents to be prepared for a natu...

7.7 Quake Rattles B.C.

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.27.2012 | Canada British Columbia

QUEEN CHARLOTTE, B.C. - After a sleepless night of tsunami warnings and aftershocks, triggered by a massive earthquake off British Columbia's northwes...

Big Earthquake Shakes B.C. Coast

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 12.27.2012 | Canada British Columbia

UPDATE - Oct. 28, 2012: A 6.4-magnitude earthquake was reported near Sandspit, B.C. Sunday at 11:54 local time. It has not resulted in a tsunami warni...