downtown street with people walking, talking and using a mobility scooter

Port Coquitlam, BC. Credit: PictureBC.

People live in places. The places that we build – small towns, communities, cities, suburbs – all have impacts on our environment and on shared resources, like air, water, greenspace and energy. In our latest report, Building Change, the Real Estate Foundation of BC (REFBC) presents a case for sustainable built environments, along with six priorities for action. 

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Explaining the hydrological issues at Lazo Marsh with the Wetlands Education Program.  Photo: Jason Jobin, Flickr