Environment

Barred owls are larger and more aggressive than endangered northern sportted owls; their removal is seen as necessary for their gentler cousin's long-term survival 📷 Shutterstock/Alice Hebb

Killing owls to save owls

How efforts to save the endangered northern spotted owl have led to the culling of another type of owl in British Columbia.

Mikaela Robinson 📸Phil McLachlan

‘The bus pulled into a parking lot and we just sat there’

When the highways that connect the lower mainland to the rest of the province were severed by floods and mudslides in November, 2021, Mikaela Robinson was on the bus from Kelowna to Vancouver. She got stuck in Hope. The latest in our partnership with the Climate Disaster Project.