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Responses To Cortes Island’s Algae Bloom Problem

The ECOreport interviews the author of a FOCI report about responses to Cortes Island’s algae bloom problem

By Roy L Hales

The global phenomenon of algae blooms has reached British Columbia. The BC Northern Health issued an advisory for Prince George area last summer. Severe outbreaks have been reported at St. Mary and Cusheon Lakes on Saltspring Island, and Village Bay Lake on Quadra Island. The Friends of Cortes Island (FOCI) recently published a monitoring report. I recently interviewed the author, Rex Weyler, about responses to Cortes Island’s algae bloom problem.

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Climate Marches in BC & The Pacific Northwest

The ECOreport publishes a list of places participating in climate marches in BC & The Pacific Northwest

By Roy L Hales

Screen-shot-2014-03-18-at-3.43.47-PMPeople in over 1,700 cities, towns and villages around the world will be demanding real climate action on November 29.  Here is a list of some Climate Marches in BC & The Pacific Northwest:

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