As historic flooding devastates communities in NB and BC, new research reveals the insurance industry hasn’t considered climate change in their practices.
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Whether a result of global warming, urban expansion or inadequate city planning, the potential for water-related disasters like floods is real.
B.C. is investing $16.6 million for flood mitigation in the high-risk city of Richmond to upgrade various pump stations.
Alberta will be issuing grants to 12 organizations through the Watershed Resiliency Restoration Program to improve flood and drought protection.
Waterfront Toronto, along with multi-level government support, has announced a $5 million funding boost for work on the naturalization of the Don River.