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David Suzuki FDN releases report today on the new NIMBY: saving the Nature in My BackYard #bcpoli

David Suzuki FDN releases report today on the new NIMBY: saving the Nature in My BackYard #bcpoli

Exciting projects making B.C. communities green and healthy November 23, 2011 | Leave a comment (Credit: John Lowman) By Michelle Molnar This week we released a new report examining tools that B.C. municipalities can use to make their communities green and healthy. It is called the Natural Capital Policy Review , and we hope that newly minted mayors and councilors across the province will take note and adopt some of these ideas for their own green agendas. And while our report highlights some really promising policies and programs, the most inspiring part of our research was finding amazing projects that are already paying huge dividends in communities like North Vancouver, Maple Ridge, Squamish and Vancouver. That is why we grabbed a camera and headed out to capture a handful of stories about some of the wetlands, forests and streams that have been restored or enhanced th...

Full article: http://www.davidsuzuki.org/blogs/panther-lounge/2011/11/e...

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