Environment

test

Recent Environment articles

Ornamental kale is in the foreground of a traditional flower garden. The green, purple and pink kale is edible.
Green Scene, Agriculture, Environment

Edimentals: edible, ornamental plants

Landscape your yard for beauty and for food with edimentals—edible, ornamental plants

by
The author is sitting on top of Mount Brewer near Invermere with a sea of mountains in the background.
Green Scene, Environment, Health & Wellness

Time to play . . . on Earth Day!

This year’s theme for Earth Day—April 22nd—is EarthPlay

by
A Chevy Bolt is parked next to the newly unveiled DC fast-charging station in Cranbrook, B.C.
Green Scene, East Kootenay, Cranbrook, Energy, Environment, Tourism, Transportation

Accelerating the future of electric vehicles in the Kootenays

Accelerate Kootenay is a two-year $1.5-million project to install over 50 electric vehicle chargers along Highway 3

by
Koocanusa Lake.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Environment, Financial

Koocanusa strategy to address recreation issues

The actions outlined in the strategy will begin this spring, and will be funded in part by $750,000 over three to five years from Columbia Basin Trust.

The pot is into a plastic bag that is inside the solar collector.
Green Scene, East Kootenay, Fernie, Cuisine, Energy, Environment

Faisal Jhandir of Fernie, B.C., has invented a portable solar kitchen

Retired physician Faisal Jhandir is on a mission to save the planet with solar cooking

by
A mother is reading a book to her young son.
Green Scene, West Kootenay, Nelson, Energy, Environment

Celebrate Earth Hour by reading aloud by candlelight

Revive the lost art of reading aloud during Earth Hour—Saturday, March 25th starting at 8:30 p.m.

by
Steven Thomson enjoys the challenges and diversity of his career, even sitting in the office, as he is here
West Kootenay, Nelson, Developments, Energy, Environment, Small Business, 40 Under 40

Steven Thomson: Meet this maverick engineer

9dot Engineering Inc., based in Nelson, B.C., has talented innovators such as CEO Steven Thomson

by
Slocan campground
West Kootenay, Slocan, Environment, Tourism

The Village of Slocan is on the cusp of an eco-tourism boom

Once focused on forestry, Slocan is now evolving into an eco-tourism hot spot.

by
Cover of report: Water Monitoring and Climate Change in the Upper Columbia Basin
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, West Kootenay, Environment

Learn more about water resources in the Basin

New Trust report highlights status of water resources and future opportunities.

A herd of big-horn sheep are running across a road.
Green Scene, East Kootenay, Elkford, Fernie, Sparwood, Environment, Transportation

Here’s a wild idea: Grab your phone and report wildlife

Road Watch BC is recruiting citizen scientists to gather data that will reduce wildlife-vehicle collisions

by

Promoted Environment businesses

View all Environment articles