Stories about the growing opposition to Kinder Morgan.
UPDATE: Environmental Disaster Unfolding as Diesel Spill Devastates Clam Beds, Community in Great Bear Rainforest
The response effort has been impacted by slow response time, a lack of boats, appropriate equipment, and personnel, and failed containment efforts by industry and the federal and provincial governments. Spilled diesel has already fully blanketed the most important clam beds in Heiltsuk Territory.read more
“The initial spill response has been totally inadequate. The first responding vessels were not equipped to deal with a spill, and had to return to town to gather more gear. The Heiltsuk are providing our own equipment because what responders have been able to provide so far is insufficient.”read more
Another historic show of united opposition to Kinder Morgan’s reckless pipeline and tanker plan as the mayors of Victoria, Vancouver, Burnaby, Richmond, New Westminster, North Vancouver, Squamish, Bowen Island, Sooke and Chief Don Tom of the Tsartlip Nation joined with other local government leaders to ask the federal government not to approve the Kinder Morgan pipeline in December.read more
The powers that be in Victoria, Edmonton, and Ottawa have reportedly been coordinating in secret, planning for an approval for months now. Here’s how their narrative towards approval on December 19th of this year is going down.read more