Drinking water

Rainwater capture systems pose their own health hazards. (Black Press Media)

No easy answers for water

Rainwater capture and other bandaid solutions are not the solution

Rainwater capture systems pose their own health hazards. (Black Press Media)
Hundreds of students marched at the BC Legislature for the WE Walk for Water campaign (Nicole Crescenzi/News Staff)

Hundreds of Victoria students march for water accessibility

The second We Walk for Water campaign took place at the B.C. Legislature

Hundreds of students marched at the BC Legislature for the WE Walk for Water campaign (Nicole Crescenzi/News Staff)
A water main break affected homes in Brentwood Bay and the Tsartlip First Nation yesterday. (Pexels)

UPDATED: Water main break in Brentwood Bay area now repaired

A water main break had affected homes in Brentwood Bay and the Tsartlip First Nation

A water main break affected homes in Brentwood Bay and the Tsartlip First Nation yesterday. (Pexels)
Aqualiers, a.k.a water experts Rick Warner, left, Robert Haller and Jon Eaton taste drinking water samples from communities around the province during the B.C. Water and Waste Association’s annual conference in Victoria. Zeballos won the Best of the Best tap water taste test against nine other communities, including the Capital Regional District. Photo contributed

Greater Victoria water among the Best of the Best in B.C.

Island community Zeballos earns the nod for best ‘tasting’ tap water

  • May 30, 2017
Aqualiers, a.k.a water experts Rick Warner, left, Robert Haller and Jon Eaton taste drinking water samples from communities around the province during the B.C. Water and Waste Association’s annual conference in Victoria. Zeballos won the Best of the Best tap water taste test against nine other communities, including the Capital Regional District. Photo contributed