Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Air Quality Trends in Metro Vancouver

Our air has been getting better in Metro Vancouver, with no advisories being issued in 2019 and so far in 2020. This is partly due to low forest fire activity in 2019, but the work of Metro ... [more]

Sunday, June 7, 2020

Keeping the Air Clean After COVID

A good article in the Guardian on achievements being made in cities around the world Post COVID Air ... [more]

Thursday, June 4, 2020

BC Lung- Webinar on COVID and Smoke

This is a Youtube recording, just under an hour, put on by BC Lung, outlining the bad combination of virus and compromised air ... [more]

Thursday, June 4, 2020

AQMP 2014

Our Air Quality Management Plan was reviewed and updated in 2014. It is a long document, but there is an Exec. Summary and a lot of thinking went into creating a plan to ensure 'continuous ... [more]

Tuesday, May 5, 2020

2019 Financial Statements

SSCAS 2019 FINANCIAL STATEMENT REVENUE: MOE- $6000 One donation of $50. Bank interest- $0.46 One rebate $109.79 (GST) Total Revenue: $6160.25 Charitable Disbursements- WSE rebate ... [more]

Sunday, May 3, 2020

Resignation of Craig McConnell

With regret, we accept the resignation of Craig McConnell from the SSCAS Board. Other duties have preempted his time and interest. We thank him for his work and thoughtful contributions, and wish him ... [more]

Sunday, April 14, 2019

Minutes of the AGM for Sea-to-Sky Clean Air Society

Conducted by teleconference- Present: Peter Frinton (chair), Eric Andersen, Ian Holl. Regrets: Craig McConnell The Chair convened the meeting at 5:10pm, a quorum being present Minutes of the ... [more]

Friday, March 29, 2019

External Review of SSCAS by Fraser Basin Council

SSCAS commissioned FBC to review its relevance to local governments in implementing the Air Quality Management Plan 2015, and assess likelihood of ongoing financial support. This work was funded ... [more]

Thursday, October 24, 2019

External Review of SSCAS by FBC Supplemental

Air Quality Needs Assessment & Gap Analysis in the Sea to Sky Airshed Supplemental Report October 16, 2019 Table of Contents Context 3 March 10th ... [more]

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

RBC Foundation Donation

The Sea to Sky Clean Air Society is grateful to the RBC Foundation for its recent donation of $2000 to the Society. This money will assist in our community education goals. Previously, RBC Foundation ... [more]

Thursday, April 20, 2017

March Air Quality Symposium Presentations

The Sea to Sky Clean Air and Sunshine Coast Clean Air Societies hosted a joint meeting in March, which included an Air Quality Symposium. Four presentations were delivered; Dr. Mark Lysyshyn, ... [more]

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Our Future with Forest Fires: Climate Action Symposium

Climate science predicts hotter, drier summers, which means an increase in the number and severity of forest fires.

Are you wondering how the prospect of more wildfires will impact your ... [more]

Saturday, April 27, 2019

Air quaity Trends Washington

Cliff Mass posts a weather blog every few days, and often comments on both air quality and climate change. Here is his latest ... [more]

Thursday, June 4, 2020

2014 Recommendations

These recommendations came out the preparatory work for the AQMP review. They are of interest to drill down and see the underlying thinking of the time.... more]