March 16, 2020
10am Eastern/7am Pacific
On Saturday, March 14th, BC’s provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry spoke to the public on ways to stay healthy while engaging in safe social distancing practices. In her announcement, she highlighted the observation that viruses do not transmit as readily outdoors. So, she suggests, ‘go outside and play with your family’. ‘Go out and experience [the outdoors]’.
Checkout the full press conference here (and her recommendation to play outside at around minute 6:00):