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Environmentalists challenge BC Hydro's right to relocate amphibians
An environmentalist is alleging that the BC government knowingly overstepped its authority when it gave permission for BC Hydro to move tadpoles and frogs from an area near the planned Site C Dam.
Jul 21st, 2016
Indigenous leaders protest Site C dam
First Nations representatives from across B.C. were joined by dozens of concerned citizens for a rally highlighting the dangers of BC Hydro's new energy project.
Nov 18th, 2015
Oil field fumes so painful, Alberta families forced to move
Severe headaches, dizziness, rashes and loss of memory: all symptoms reported to a new hearing examining health effects of Alberta's rapidly expanding heavy oil industry.
Jan 26th, 2014
Oil sands future hangs in the balance as thousands rally on Sunday against Keystone XL this weekend in Washington
Organizers hope the gathering will be large enough to create a movement
Feb 14th, 2013