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== Sustainability initiatives ==
*[http://www.avtransitiontown.org/ Alberni Valley Transition Town Society]
*[http://transitionsooke.org/ Transition Town Sooke]
*[http://uvsp.uvic.ca/ UVic Sustainability Project] (University of Victoria)
*[http://www.villagesurrey.ca/ Village Surrey Transition Initiative]
=== Ecovillages ===
*[http://www.kakwaecovillage.com/ Kakwa Ecovillage Cooperative] - [http://kakwaecovillage.ning.com/ ning site]
*[http://ecovillage.lightwork.ca/ Lightwork Ecovillage], Gambier Island, BC
 
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*[http://www.ourecovillage.org/ O.U.R. Ecovillage]
*[http://www.yarrowecovillage.ca/ Yarrow Ecovillage]
=== Community involvement ===
[http://www.dogwoodinitiativedogwoodbc.orgca/ Dogwood Initiative] wants to make British Columbia the global model for sustainable land reform.
=== Food activism ===
[http://sookefoodchi.ca/ Sooke Region Food CHI] (Community Health Initiative)
[http://www.cumberlandforest.com/ Cumberland Community Forest Society]
 
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== News and comment ==
 
'''2016'''
 
The first fully-electric double decker bus in North America unveiled today! Oct 13 <ref>[http://victoriabuzz.com/2016/10/first-fully-electric-double-decker-bus-north-america-unveiled-today/ @Victoria Buzz]</ref>
 
Great Bear Rainforest agreement creates 'a gift to the world', February 1 <ref>[http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/great-bear-rainforest-bc-agreement-1.3426034 CBC News]</ref>
 
'''2015'''
 
This Canadian city is putting climate change warnings on its gas pumps, November 17 <ref>[http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2015/11/17/north-vancouver-climate-change_n_8584202.html huffingtonpost.ca]</ref>
 
Opinion: Why Vancouver Island's Walbran Valley rainforest matters, November 12 <ref>[http://www.straight.com/news/576466/jens-wieting-why-vancouver-islands-walbran-valley-rainforest-matters straight.com]</ref>
 
'''2014'''
 
Opinion: B.C. needs a poverty-reduction plan, November 27 <ref>[http://www.vancouversun.com/business/Opinion+needs+poverty+reduction+plan/10420565/story.html vancouversun.com]</ref>
 
== Events ==
 
'''2014'''
 
May 26 - June 1 [http://www.biketowork.ca/ Bike to Work BC]
 
== Resources ==
 
=== Maps ===
 
[http://www.avtransitiontown.org/localfood/ Alberni Valley Food Map]
 
[http://www.pembina.org/bcjobsmap/ BC Clean Energy Jobs Map]
 
== Local communities in {{PAGENAME}} ==
 
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== Interwiki links ==
Wikipedia: [[wikipedia:British Columbia|British Columbia]], [[wikipedia:List of protected areas of British Columbia|List of protected areas of British Columbia]], [[wikipedia:List of British Columbia Provincial Parks|List of British Columbia Provincial Parks]]
 
 
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