Bulkley Valley Research Centre - Science in the Public Interest

How much is too much? Critical Loads and the regulation of industrial emissions in Northwest B.C.

Wednesday January 27, 2016  12:00pm-1:00pm

The Old Church - on the corner of First Avenue and King St. - Smithers, B.C.

Patrick Williston is a biologist who has worked and lived in the Northwest BC (Smithers and Terrace) for most of his life. Over the past three years he has worked at the BC Ministry of Environment where he has been involved with assessing the potential impacts of industrial air emissions on terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems. In October of 2011 he presented a summary of the Ministry’s assessment of critical loads in the Kitimat and Prince Rupert airsheds to the International Acid Rain Conference in Rochester New York..

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