Local Environmental Observer Network in BC Spring 2022 Update – FNHA

May 12, 2022

The Local Environmental Observer (LEO) Network is a virtual tool which allows for communicating unusual environmental changes detected by people in their local area.

The LEO Network has expanded to BC through a partnership with the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium and the First Nations Health Authority as a way to better understand the environmental changes that communities here are observing.

Observers connect with Indigenous and scientific experts, thereby integrating traditional, local, and scientific forms of knowledge. By increasing understanding about environmental changes, LEO in BC strives to help identify healthy and effective ways to adapt to those changes.

Read More: https://www.fnha.ca/about/news-and-events/news/local-environmental-observer-network-in-bc-spring-2022-update

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