Dino Tsakonas, Regional Manager for CityWest, gave Cortes Currents an update on how the Connected Coast initiative to bring high speed internet connection to our area is progressing.Continue reading Update on CityWest’s progress in our area
As the level 4 ‘drought’ continues and some shallow well owners are concerned about their water supply, CKTZ News asked an expert about Cortes Island aquifers.
Dr Diana Allen is the head of the Groundwater Resources Research Group at Simon Fraser University. While she has not been to Cortes, Allen has been working on islands like Hornby, Mayne, Saturna and Salt Spring since 1996.Continue reading Cortes Island aquifers: Rainwater, wells, salinization and climate change
So I asked SRD Protective services Coordinator Shaun Koopman, what difference would that make?Continue reading How Cortes Island could benefit from a Superior Tanker Shuttle Service
the Discourse, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter
It’s been a welcome sight for millennia for the Tla’amin Nation — every year in March or April, the waters would turn milky white as the herring sperm fertilized eggs and attached to algae beds of kelp and eelgrass, says Chileneh Scott Galligos, a fisheries technician with Tla’amin.Continue reading Tla’amin Nation welcomes return of herring spawn