Nasty, hardened grease build-up in our sewers is a $2-million a year problem in Metro Vancouver. New regulations could help.
Ecological health reflects the essential link between human health and well-being and the health of the natural environment. Healthy, properly functioning natural systems are the foundation to the region’s economic prosperity, our collective quality of life, and personal well-being. We rely on nature to provide a wide range of services, including the air we breathe, the water we drink, and the food we eat.
Learn about the natural world in our backyard. Metro Vancouver offers parks field trips for all ages, hosted by our experienced park interpreters. A variety of programs are available and can be customized to meet your group’s interests and schedule.
Eaglequest golf course in Coquitlam is built on top of an old landfill. For years, the methane emitted by the buried garbage was used at a now-closed mill. Now Metro Vancouver is updating the equipment, anticipating a new client for this resource.