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Reports 3

Drilling Down: Groundwater Risks Imposed by In Situ Oil Sands Development By: Water Matters | By Juli a Ko and William F. Donahue Published: July 2011 Drilling Down: Groundwater Risks Imposed by In Situ Oil Sands Development provides clear, achievable recommendations for improving groundwater management, assessment and monitoring in the oil sands region. …

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Oil Spills and Vancouver’s Stanley Park By: Wilderness Committee | Rex Weyler Published: July 2012 Vancouver’s Stanley Park is one of the largest, most ecologically diverse urban parks on the planet. A rare gem situated at the heart of one of Canada’s major cities, the 1,000-acre park is home to huge trees, wildlife, …

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reports

Petroleum Coke: The Coal Hiding in the Tar Sands By: Oil Change International | Lorne Stockman Published: December 2013 The Canadian tar sands have been called the ‚Äúmost environmentally destructive project on earth”, with good reason. Extracting tar sands bitumen from under the boreal forests of Alberta, Canada requires huge amounts of energy …

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maps

Maps

Carbon storage in Canada’s Boreal forest- Map By: International Boreal Conservation Campaign Published: December 1969 Map of carbon storage in Canada’s Boreal Forests. Tagged with: carbon capture and storage, international boreal forest conservation campaign

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letters

Letters 3

Wildlife mortality FOIP request By: Alberta Sustainable Resource Development | Gary Brauer, FOIP Coordinator Published: February 2009 Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (FOIP) request was filed by independent scientist Kevin Timoney and sought material from Alberta Sustainable Resource Development (SRD). The disclosed SRD information covers only three oil companies and shows …

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Letters 2

EPA letter to the State Department commenting on the Keystone XL draft EIS By: Environmental Protection Agency | Cynthia Giles Published: July 2010 In its comments on the State Department’s draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Keystone XL dirty tar sands oil pipeline, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency judged the EIS to be …

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Letters

Letter from Houston Mayor to Hillary Clinton regarding Keystone XL By: Mayor of Houston, TX | Annise D. Parker Published: March 2011 A copy of the March 1, 2011 letter from Houston mayor Annise D. Parker to Hon. Hillary Rodham Clinton. In the letter, the mayor adds her voice to that of the …

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PUBLICATIONS

Tar sands impacts on people, climate and the environment – from Canada to Africa By: Friends of the Earth Published: February 2011 This fact sheet basically explains how much the global development of tar sands will magnify the climate crisis and damage the environment and development objectives. Tar Sands are a …

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PUBLICATIONS

    Map of tar sands oil refineries and pipelines in the United States By: EARTHWORKS Published: August 2008   Tagged with: earthworks, oil refinery, no dirty energy Fact or Fiction: Oil Sands Reclamation By: Pembina Institute Published: May 2008 Fact or Fiction: Oil Sands Reclamation is a critical review of current policies and practices …

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