Environmental Law Centre, University of Victoria

The Environmental Law Centre Society provides research and advocacy on public interest environmental issues. Operating under the supervision of a senior environmental lawyer, our students provide pro bono legal representation and legal assistance to community/conservation groups and First Nations; produce citizen handbooks and other public legal education materials; and advocate on a wide range of environmental law reform issues.

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Knowledge is power. Thus layperson's guide to British Columbia's Freedom of Information legislation will help readers get documents and other information from provincial and local governments, educational institutions, ...
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This field guide summarizes techniques that First Nations Guardian Watchmen (environmental monitors) can use to investigate environmental offences and the major environmental offences that apply on Haida Gwaii and the ...
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This comprehensive resource will help local governments protect threatened ecosystems. The Toolkit explains how to use a myriad of tools—from planning to regulatory bylaws—to protect wetlands, grasslands and other ...
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This guide is intended as a resource for aboriginal communities in British Columbia who are preparing for or involved in a finfish aquaculture consultation process.
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