Metro Vancouver VideosMetro Vancouver Videos2019-09-30T07:00:00ZGP0|#2272b38d-e528-46d5-9849-094d17e65d72;L0|#02272b38d-e528-46d5-9849-094d17e65d72|Issue 56;GTSet|#d14ffe11-45dc-48fb-8684-ff109cf15a74<div class="ExternalClass4A840F60DDFF4235A41D76D4DDC04E57"><table width="100%" style="background:none;border:0px currentcolor;"><tbody style="background:none;"><tr><td style="width:155px;vertical-align:top;"> <a href="https://vimeo.com/343102351" target="_blank"> <img alt="Sensitive Ecosystem Survey" src="/metroupdate/PublishingImages/issue56-video-ses.jpg" style="width:155px;" /></a></td><td style="color:#ffffff;vertical-align:top;"> <strong><a href="https://vimeo.com/343102351" target="_blank">Sensitive Ecosystem Survey :</a></strong> Our region is losing ecologically valuable areas at an alarming rate, but municipal planners are able to work on strategies to slow that loss thanks to Metro Vancouver's Sensitive Ecosystem Inventory database.</td></tr><tr><td style="width:155px;vertical-align:top;"> <a href="https://vimeo.com/337860649" target="_blank"> <img alt="Air Quality Monitoring Network" src="/metroupdate/PublishingImages/issue56-video-aqm.jpg" style="width:155px;" /></a></td><td style="color:#ffffff;vertical-align:top;"> <strong><a href="https://vimeo.com/337860649" target="_blank">Air Quality Monitoring Network : </a></strong>To maintain our region's air quality, we need to measure it. Metro Vancouver operates 31 air monitoring stations from Horseshoe Bay to Hope as part of the Lower Fraser Valley Air Quality Monitoring Network.</td></tr><tr><td style="width:155px;vertical-align:top;"> <a href="https://vimeo.com/336697877" target="_blank"> <img alt="Aquatic Testing Toolbox" src="/metroupdate/PublishingImages/issue56-video-aquatic.jpg" style="width:155px;" /></a></td><td style="color:#ffffff;vertical-align:top;"> <strong><a href="https://vimeo.com/336697877" target="_blank">Aquatic Testing Toolbox : </a></strong>In Burrard Inlet, a team of biologists are gathering sea floor sediment samples for Metro Vancouver's marine monitoring program. See how ocean sediments near wastewater treatment outfalls are tested, and learn about new hydrodynamic models that are helping improve our understanding of wastewater flows in the ocean.</td></tr><tr><td style="width:155px;vertical-align:top;"> <a href="https://vimeo.com/325045311" target="_blank"> <img alt="Coquitlam Glacier Ten Years Later" src="/metroupdate/PublishingImages/issue56-video-coquitlam.jpg" style="width:155px;" /></a></td><td style="color:#ffffff;vertical-align:top;"> <strong><a href="https://vimeo.com/325045311" target="_blank">Coquitlam Glacier Ten Years Later : </a></strong>The Coquitlam Glacier is the last surviving glacier in the Metro Vancouver region. Carbon dating of wood samples taken from the site reveals surprising results. New melting rate data indicates how many years until the retreating glacier disappears forever.</td></tr></tbody></table></div> 0