Metro Vancouver Worked With Craft Breweries to Create Wastewater Rules for a Growing Industry

The region’s craft beer industry is booming, but microbreweries and other fermentation operations add significant quantities of liquid waste to the region’s the sewage system. Metro Vancouver sought input from craft breweries for a new bylaw that protects the environment and infrastructure, while supporting this growing industry.

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Metro Vancouver Close Up – Delta Bird Strategy Takes Flight

A Metro Vancouver mapping project reveals that 22 per cent of the regional core is composed of sensitive ecosystems. An example of this is Delta’s wetlands, renowned as prime bird habitat.  These areas support millions of birds and now a Delta birding group has called for a strategy to protect these key areas and develop tourism through bird watching.

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