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B.C. Nature Files Federal Lawsuit Claiming JRP Report "Invalid"
A federal lawsuit, filed today by B.C. Nature, claims the JRP Northern Gateway report is "invalid" and fails to adequately address risks posed to caribou and humpback whales.
Jan 17th, 2014
Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline: former ICBC CEO weighs projects' risks
"As soon as I see name-calling or denigration, I ask, ‘What are they trying to hide?’”
Feb 13th, 2013
In Vancouver, a hundred percent opposed to Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline at JRP hearings
At the National Energy Board Joint Review Panel on "EnGate", depth, passion and respectful listening characterized a flawed but vital democratic process.
Jan 21st, 2013
'Fractured Land' depicts First Nations' fight to save land from oil and gas industry
On the outside, northern British Columbia is a beautiful place. Look closer, though, and a different world appears. A much darker world. One of drilling, mercury-infested water and cancer. A place...
Jan 17th, 2013
No oil pipeline here: Enbridge Northern Gateway joint review panel in Burns Lake finds more opposition
The Enbridge Northern Gateway Joint Review Panel moved south to Burns Lake on Tuesday and began with drumming and songs by the Wet’suwet’en and Lake Babine Nations. Despite a request by...
Jan 18th, 2012