Daren Zomerman


Victoria's amalgamation frustration: why there are still 13 municipalities in BC's capital

By Daren Zomerman
Jan 19, 2021

The absurdities of the Capital Regional District's municipal patchwork are real—but so are the arguments for decentralized power


What happened the last time "The Big One" hit the West Coast

Preserved by Indigenous oral history, and evidenced by signs of epic violence still visible on the landscape, this is the story of the last time seismic cataclysm came to the lands that are now British Columbia


The one thing that could save Tofino

By Daren Zomerman
Sep 26, 2020

The Big One will kill 1,850 if it hits Tofino at the height of summer. The only thing that can stop it is getting ignored.