The environment is such a wide and varied topic today as there is so much happening. News headlines cover violent climate and weather occurrences; global wildfires; air and ocean pollution and species extinction. Here are 3 diverse articles ranging from our dwindling Fraser River salmon runs to the incredible record-breaking wildfires in British Columbia in 2017 and […]
Biodiversity & ecosystems: plants, animals & habitat, climate change.
Beautiful BC! One of our all time favourite past times in our spectacular province is going out and exploring new places and areas we have not visited before. Of course we have a few special destinations we return to each year but there is always so much to see and enjoy. “Water & air the […]
The Invasive Species Watercraft Inspection Program is a plan to prevent introduction of non-native species to BC. Recently when heading off for some spring lake fishing we were stopped at a checkpoint on #1 highway for a mandatory invasive species inspection of our boat. The conservation officer explained that there is a current concern for two […]
2017 Top tweets of the year. This year has been unusually busy for Caramel and Parsley especially in the second half of the year. It is interesting how trends and people’s interests change over the years. Here are the top tweets for each month in 2017 : Top Tweets for 2017 in Review January The top […]
New Years Day was definitely a Winter’s Day in the Fraser Valley after a chilling and very icy few days. Living in the Fraser Valley and northern British Columbia for many years, I do not recall an extended cold weather experience like this with the freezing rain. The icy conditions have caused havoc on the […]