by Emily Atkin Posted on August 15, 2014 Updated: August 15, 2014
Though two-thirds of the air quality monitoring stations that reported higher levels were near tar sands facilities, the Alberta government has been reluctant to say that the declining air quality is due to the development process.
by Kiley Kroh Posted on August 14, 2014
“We do not want the mine developing or operating in that sacred headwaters," Neskonlith Chief Judy Wilson said.
by Katie Valentine Posted on August 7, 2014 Updated: August 7, 2014
An emergency declaration and water ban are in effect for communities affected by the massive spill.
by Katie Valentine Posted on August 5, 2014 Updated: August 5, 2014
“The potential long-term impact to waterways, the watershed and roads is huge."
by Jeff Spross Posted on July 30, 2014 Updated: July 30, 2014
State officials are considering both a cap-and-trade system and a carbon tax, in a move that would join them with California and some Canadian provinces in a coordinated effort.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on July 14, 2014 Updated: July 14, 2014
After Emily Dawson filed a human rights complaint over being forced to sit through an abstinence course, her school district gave in.
by Emily Atkin Posted on July 8, 2014 Updated: July 8, 2014
Nothing on the table is grown, hunted, or caught on the reserve. Not anymore.
by Emily Atkin Posted on July 5, 2014 Updated: July 6, 2014
The town of Mattawa, Canada, will use the money to buy a rescue truck, according to the agreement.
by Katie Valentine Posted on June 20, 2014
Lawsuits and the possibility of direct action stand in the way of Northern Gateway now.
by Katie Valentine Posted on June 17, 2014
"This is just such a high risk project that goes through some of the most incredible parts of the world."