The tar sands’ threat to our waters – Seattle Times


The Keystone XL Pipeline might be dead, but we aren’t out of the danger of Canadian crude yet. The Guardian newspaper in the UK has a campaign called, “Keep It In The Ground.” We couldn’t say it better. By the way, record warm weather today for Nov. 8th.

A tanker spill of diluted bitumen from Canada’s oils sands could trigger an ecological catastrophe for the Salish Sea. The oil would impact crab, rockfish and other bottom dwellers — as well as salmon and orca whales. Michael Riordan opines. (Seattle Times)

http://www.seattletimes.com/opinion/the-tar-sands-threat-to-the-salish-sea/

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