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Impact of Imperial Metals Mount Polley spill on Quesnel Lake still "virtually unknown"
Nearly three weeks have passed since the Mount Polley mine spill. Yet cleanup hasn't started and the impacts on Quesnel Lake are still entirely unknown.
Aug 23rd, 2014
Ground zero of the Imperial Metals Mount Polley disaster: it ain't pretty (PHOTOS)
It’s Monday, August 11th, and both my gumboots are dangerously sinking into the muck I’m trying to cross. I took far too bold a step towards a sturdy log ahead as I’m trying to cross a sludge river...
Aug 14th, 2014
“What have they done to the earth? What have they done to our fair sister?”
“From the air I could see 3000-5000 feet of black smoke… and what seemed like one fire was actually dozens of fires," Kris Krug writes from the Gulf, where he traveled to document the BP Deepwater Hor
Jul 1st, 2010