Tag Archive: Oil Spill

Earthquake Risk in the Lower Mainland

There is a high risk of earthquakes in the Lower Mainland over the next fifty years

#BROKE #EarthquakeRisks #HazardsAndDangers #OilSpill

Building Standards and Kinder Morgan’s Pipeline

Kinder Morgan’s pipeline will be built to the “minimum enforced design standards”

#BROKE #EarthquakeRisks #HazardsAndDangers #OilSpill

Fate and Effects of Oil Spills – Gulf Islands, Juan de Fuca and Fraser River

Spilled oil could persist for decades and travel as far as Alaska

#EnvironmentalImpacts #LOS #OilSpill

Spill Response Technologies

The current countermeasures that exist to clean up oil spills

#LOS #OilSpill #SubmergedOil

Fate and Effects of Oil Spills – Burrard Inlet and Fraser Estuary

The effects of an oil spill in Burrard Inlet and Fraser River Estuary

#Birds #BurrardInlet #Fish #LOS #OilSpill #Vancouver #Whales

Economic costs and benefits of the Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion

The benefits of the Project to BC were significantly overstated

#CostBenefit #Economy #Employment #OilSpill

Tsleil-Waututh Nation’s Assessment of of TMX Proposal

Report assesses TMX proposal in the context of TWN’s “history, culture, and governance”

#CumulativeEffects #IndigenousEvidence #OilSpill #TWN

English Bay Oil Spill

Lack of timely communication causes concern

#EnglishBaySpill #NSNOPE #OilSpill

An Assessment of Coastal Local Government Marine Oil Spill Preparedness and Response Capability

Many BC coastal local governments are not prepared to manage the consequences of a marine spill
#CoastalCommunities #GSA #HazardsAndDangers #LocalGovernment #OilSpill

Review of Marine Bitumen Spill Technology

Study by an independent third party for the proposed Northern Gateway project

#Cleanup #HazardsAndDangers #LOS #OilSpill