Water

UPDATE: Major crime unit investigating fire that destroyed old pier in New Westminster

Firefighters from New West and Vancouver are still battling a blaze along the Fraser River

 

Arsenic concerns shut down historic Murrayville Pumphouse

Water will be diverted from a publicly-accessible trough

 

B.C. paramedics urge caution as summer drowning incidents on the rise in 2020

On average, 67 per cent of B.C.’s water-related deaths occur during June, July and August

 

With 18 drowning deaths in B.C this year, advocates urge caution during summer

The age group with the highest risk of drowning are young adults, mostly males between 20-34 according to Lifesaving Society

Fears wells may run dry as Langley aquifer drops

Residents over the Hopington aquifer are worried about recent declines

Water audit suggests changes for Langley Township

The provincial review suggests everything from whistleblower rules to conservation changes