UVic climate scientist Andrew Weaver has been elected in Oak Bay-Gordon Head.
Weaver has become the first Green to win a contest for the B.C. legislature.
With 65 of 134 ballot boxes counted, Weaver has an 889 vote lead over Jessica Van der Veen of the NDP.
B.C. Liberal Ida Chong is in third place, more than 200 votes behind the New Democrat.
Weaver is the deputy leader of the B.C. Green party. It's his first attempt to get elected.