Government of Canada Hosts Roundtable on North American Free Trade Agreement with Agricultural Stakeholder

Canada and BC support agriculture in B.C.’s Indigenous communities

October 17, 2018 – Victoria, British Columbia – Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada   Indigenous communities in B.C. interested in developing agriculture businesses and supporting local food …

New Marine Refuges in Canada’s Atlantic Ocean 

Minister Wilkinson launches International Year of the Salmon with announcements to protect Pacific wild salmon

Vancouver, British Columbia — Wild salmon are an iconic species that hold significant cultural value to Canadians. The International Year of the Salmon aims to …

New Marine Refuges in Canada’s Atlantic Ocean 

Minister Wilkinson discusses protecting the Southern Resident Killer Whale with BC Premier Horgan and Washington Governor Inslee

October 10, 2018 Ottawa, Ontario – Today, Minister Wilkinson met with Washington State Governor Inslee and BC Premier John Horgan in Vancouver. They discussed the …

Minister McKenna and Minister Phillips renew commitment to strong environmental monitoring and protection in Alberta’s oil sands

Government of Canada to make important announcement during Canada’s launch of International Year of the Salmon

Vancouver, BC – The Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard will make an important announcement about the protection of …

New Marine Refuges in Canada’s Atlantic Ocean 

The Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, Minister for Fisheries and Oceans Canada and the Canadian Coast Guard, Tours the Salute to the Sockeye 2018

Kamloops, BC – The Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, will tour the Salute to the Sockeye 2018 festival. …

Government of Canada Hosts Roundtable on North American Free Trade Agreement with Agricultural Stakeholder

Governments working to increase British Columbia food exports to support communities at home

September 24, 2018 – Victoria, British Columbia – Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada and the BC Ministry of Agriculture B.C.’s food producers and processors are getting …

New Marine Refuges in Canada’s Atlantic Ocean 

Recreational rockfish harvesters fined total of $15,000 for overfishing near Egmont on BC’s sunshine coast 

Sechelt, British Columbia — A group of recreational harvesters were found guilty in Sechelt Provincial Court on June 21, 2018 of violations of the Fisheries Act …

Project 6 — All-Season Road Linking Manto Sipi Cree Nation, Bunibonibee Cree Nation and God's Lake First Nation — Participant Funding Available

Red Mountain Underground Gold Project — Public Comments Invited

September 17, 2018 — Ottawa — Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) is conducting a federal environmental assessment of the proposed Red …

Minister McKenna and Minister Phillips renew commitment to strong environmental monitoring and protection in Alberta’s oil sands

Minister McKenna will kick off the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup in Vancouver

Vancouver, British Columbia – September 14, 2018 – Media representatives are advised that the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, will participate in a …

New Marine Refuges in Canada’s Atlantic Ocean 

Establishing the Scott Islands Marine National Wildlife Area

The Scott Islands Marine National Wildlife Area is the first protected marine area established under the Canada Wildlife Act. Its establishment formally recognizes the importance …