Tag: "BC"

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ACT Experts Featured in The Townsman

ACT Experts Featured in The Townsman

ACT Executive Director Deborah Harford and Water Policy Adviser Bob Sandford were featured in an article in The Townsman after speaking at an event in East Kootenay. Their presentation offered advice to residents on adapting to climate change and managing water resources. The article, which appeared on October 30th, can be viewed as a PDF. […]

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Workshop: Extreme Weather and Infrastructure

Workshop: Extreme Weather and Infrastructure

Extreme Weather and Infrastructure: How resilient is your community? Thursday, November 8th to Friday, November 9th Castlegar & Distrit Recreation and Aquatic Centre   Brought to you by the Communities Adapting to Climate Change Initiative (of the Columbia Basin Trust), this technical workshop will help local governments understand approaches to building resilient public infrastructure in […]

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PCIC News: UVic Centre Opens Portal to BC Weather Data

PCIC News: UVic Centre Opens Portal to BC Weather Data

Detailed information on British Columbia weather—past and present—is now just a mouse click away, thanks to a new data portal launched today by the Pacific Climate Impacts Consortium (PCIC) at the University of Victoria. The PCIC Data Portal gives the public access to weather observations from more than 6,000 locations around the province, including records […]

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PREPARING FOR CLIMATE CHANGE: An Implementation Guide for Local Governments in BC

The Adaptation Guide (PDF) is designed to assist elected officials and staff to plan and act in ways that will make their communities more resilient to the impacts of a changing climate. It is now posted on the Fraser Basin Council Retooling for Climate Change website under the Tools and Resources section. Part 1 introduces […]