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SLASH BURNING AND CLIMATE CHANGE

SLASH BURNING AND CLIMATE CHANGE
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CAN/Voices for Good Air Response to OBSC...

CAN/Voices for Good Air Response to OBSCR Revisions Draft Zone Map
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Negative Changes to the Open Burning Smo...

The BC Government is planning to make some very negative changes to the Open Burning Smoke Control Regulation. Please feel free to send you opinion to: OBSCR@gov.bc.ca (they need to know how people feel). Dear Mr. Kellerhaus, Further to Jay Gilden’s e-mail below, I also wish to thank you for the webinar last week. Although the webinar was informative, I see no meaningful change in...

Public Letter Regarding Proposed Changes...

Dear Mr. Kellerhaus: My name is Jay Gilden and I am from Smithers. Yesterday, I attended the webinar that your office held about the proposed changes to the OBSCR rules. I am part of a group here called Clean Air Now. As the Town of Smithers and others here have expressed to your office on a number of occasions, area residents are concerned about the apparent weakening of the rules...

Proposed revisions to the Open Burning S...

Proposed revisions to the Open Burning Smoke Control Regulation
Note that the changes significantly weaken the ability to reduce smoke caused by slash burning. If you have concerns, send an email to OBSCR@gov.bc.ca Jim Senka – jsenka@gmail.com Clean Air Now   Download [419.02...

2017 11 16 Voices for Good Air Bulletins...

2017 11 16 Voices for Good Air Bulletins Regarding Slash burning
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Bulkley Valley Air Quality October 13, 2...

Hi Everyone: As you may have noticed, on Friday, October 13th, the air quality in the Valley was very poor. I happened to be driving on Hungry Hill on Friday and I could see that the majority of the smoke was coming from Houston and slash piles burning on the ridge to the west and directly across the Bulkley from Hungry Hill. That smoke plume continued all the way to Smithers. My guess...

2017 09 28 PIR Slash Burning

2017 09 28 PIR Slash Burning
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OBSCR Revisions Threaten Our Air

OBSCR Revisions Threaten Our Air
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Smithers Open Burning Regs Letter

Smithers Open Burning Regs Letter
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Candidate Responses to Voices for Good A...

Candidate Responses to Voices for Good Air Logging Slash Burning Questions
Attached are the candidates submissions to the following questions: 1) Are you prepared to advocate for a carbon tax on logging slash burning, such that the tax would be supportive of innovative ways to better utilize what is currently being considered waste material or otherwise required to maintain forest floor biodiversity and nutrient regimes? 2) Are you prepared to advocate for a...

Voices for Good Air – Media Releas...

Voices for Good Air – Media Release Key Points
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Voices for Good Air Media Release April ...

Voices for Good Air Media Release April 18 2017
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Position Paper on Smoke and Carbon Emiss...

Position Paper on Smoke and Carbon Emissions from Forestry Slash Burning
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Jim Senka Letter to the OBSCR

Jim Senka Letter to the OBSCR
The Open Burnining Smoke Control Regulation – is currently being revised by the Government. It’s still possible to submit your thoughts/comments as a member of the public to OBSCR@gov.bc.ca.  please feel free to do so. Below is my letter to the the OBSCR.  We’re also trying to get the Government to do something about the emissions from NewPro which are substantial....

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