Approximate route of existing 3.5-km Burnaby Rail Tunnel connecting the
Still Creek area to the Second Narrows – the only Rail Crossing of Burrard Inlet.
If you live almost anywhere on the North Shore, your home may be exposed to a threat that’s naturally produced, colourless and odourless – and you wouldn’t know it’s present, unless you tested for it.
According to environmentalists, the North Shore is a region with a higher than average risk of radioactive poisoning. It’s only been recently that scientists have been able to map out the regions across B.C. and the rest of the country where residents would be cautious about the potentially carcinogenic gas, radon.