On Oct. 17, a flotilla of boats gathered in Stanley Park in Vancouver along with supporters to say no to tar sands crude on B.C. coasts.
Enbridge's 1,170 km pipeline could bring oil from the tar sands to tankers ready to carry 300m-litres of crude through some of the most treacherous waters on Earth. What could go wrong?
The problems facing our sockeye and other fisheries are not secret. Overfishing and habitat destruction are the key culprits. Fixing this will not be painless.