Georgia Basin

'Jello & Cheese' Effect Would Really Shake Vancouver

CP | Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - New research is shaking up the entire notion of what could happen to the Vancouver area during an earthquake, indicating bridges and tall ...

Who's Letting One of B.C.'s Most Imperilled Ecosystems Die?

Peter Arcese | Posted 11.05.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Peter Arcese

The Coastal Douglas Fir Zone (CDF) extends throughout the Lower Mainland's Georgia Basin and is recognized by conservation biologists as one of the most biologically unique and lush landscapes in Western Canada. Despite its degradation, the area has yet to see a sustained, coordinated effort by government, non-profits and private land owners to ensure of one of our most treasured native landscapes is conserved for future generations.