Blind Spot: The Failure to Consider Climate in British Columbia's Environmental Assessments

This report prepared for the Sierra Club BC recommends a fundamental reform of the Environmental Assessment (EA) process for new projects. It recommends that the Province of British Columbia apply a comprehensive “climate test” when assessing projects that could exacerbate climate change.

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Environmental Law Centre, University of Victoria
produced in
2015
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resource type
reports & documents
tags
environmental law, environmental policy, environmental regulation, climate change, environmental assessment, environmental protection