Navigable Waters Act

B.C. Can Expect More Mount Polleys

Carol Linnitt | Posted 10.18.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Carol Linnitt

The industry needs productive, safe, and enabling parameters to work within, and British Columbians deserve to rest assured that our business leaders and elected representatives are engineering those limits properly -- with a foundation much stronger than that of the Mount Polley tailings pond.

Protecting the Thames River

Irene Mathyssen, MP | Posted 11.30.2013 | Canada Politics
Irene Mathyssen, MP

Last month the World Wildlife Foundation released a study which gave the Thames River a "Poor" grade. It is crucial that we protect our lakes and rivers. The Thames is central to the community in London and all of the other communities through which it flows. We need to work together to protect our river, not only for us but for future generations.

Troubled Waters

CP | Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.26.2013 | Canada Politics

MARTEN FALLS, Ont. - Water has consumed the daily routine of Chief Eli Moonias, and it's making him visibly agitated.His small, fly-in reserve in nort...

Say Goodbye To The Navigable Waters Act

CBC | Posted 01.06.2013 | Canada Politics

Two hours of Transport Committee hearings Tuesday will be the last word the House of Commons hears on the 130-year-old Navigable Waters Protection Act...