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News and Updates: Oil-Free Coast

These are the latest developments in our campaign to keep our coast oil-free.

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Kinder Morgan: Putting the Salish Sea at Risk

Chris Genovali / Seaside Magazine
Weaving through an archipelago, the mixing of large freshwater rivers with marine waters has created an ocean rich with life…

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Enbridge Northern Gateway is proposing a pipeline and oil tankers through BC

Supertankers to the coast: Canada approves building controversial pipeline

Joel Connelly / Seattle PI
The Canadian government gave green light to construction of a pipeline that would carry 525,000 barrels of oil a day from Alberta’s tar sands…

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300 scientists call on feds to reject Northern Gateway

Two Raincoast scientists were among 300 Canadian university scientists that are calling on the federal government to reject the Northern Gateway proposal…

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Premature: Raincoast comments on SARA down-listing of humpbacks

Raincoast is concerned the proposed down-listing of SARA listed North Pacific humpback whales in BC is premature. We submitted comments in May 2014 to the federal government…

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Enbridge Northern Gateway is proposing a pipeline and oil tankers through BC

NORTHERN GATEWAY: The battle is only begining

Globe and Mail
The Northern Gateway project is unlikely to be built anytime soon. Legal challenges and blockades suggest opposition has just begun…

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What the Exxon Valdez anniversary has to do with Canada’s wild salmon

Misty MacDuffee & Chris Genovali / Huff Post
March 24 marks the 25th anniversary of the Exxon Valdez oil spill…

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Art for an oil-free coast: Overview

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In 2012, fifty artists took up paintbrushes and carving tools to protect Canada’s fragile raincoast. Get the book, watch the film, see the art that is part of the effort to stop Northern Gateway.

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About the book

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The book highlights the art work, most of which are originals, of 50 incredible Canadian artists and writings from esteemed Canadian scientists like David Suzuki and Wade Davis. A free eBook for ipad is now available from itunes.

Oil-Free Coast

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Art for an oil-free coast, the films Groundswell and Reflections, scientific papers, popular reports and filing as intervenors with the NEB on Enbridge’s and Kinder Morgan’s oil tanker initiatives are all part of Raincoast’s diverse efforts to keep our coast Oil-Free.

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