The real picture, as shown by data, reinforces the need to closely study Canada's melting glaciers for streamflow projections.
Fuel-switching and building retrofits are potent tools for reducing GHGs in temperate climate cities.
City of Victoria case study showing the most impactful actions for decarbonizing the built environment, potentially applicable for other Canadian cities.
This guide contains barrier-busting strategies, a business case and roadmap to make your association future-fit for climate change.
PICS-backed research is supporting the creation of a unified climate action plan for Vancouver Island and coastal communities.
Why managing BC’s forests according to their regional differences increases their ability to mitigate climate change.
Universities wanting to better support community wellbeing in relation to the climate crisis can now draw upon the findings of a new PICS-supported report, released in fall 2020.
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