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Petition: CLOSE The 62 Year Old Oil Pipeline Under Straits of Mackinac
Environment  (tags: oil pipelines, oil spill risks, natural disasters, pipeline safety, groundwater contamination, responsibility, safety standards, prevention of damages, protection )

- 119 days ago -
There is a 62 year old crude oil pipeline running through the Straits of Mackinac. This 4.5 mile pipeline carries 540,000 barrels of light crude oil through these straits where Lake Michigan and Lake Huron meet. The pipeline is run by Enbridge; the...
Meskwaki Nation Opposes New Pipeline Threat That Could Rival Keystone XL
Environment  (tags: energy, oil pipelines, indigenous righs, activism, sacred lands, wildlife, environment, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, habitat, water, protection )

- 404 days ago -
Besides the water issue, the prospect of damage to sacred sites and wildlife habitat also concerns the 1,400-member Meskwaki Nation, the Desmoines Register reported. While the pipeline would not cross the Sac & Fox reservation directly, it would have an
Pipeline Approved to Bring Tar Sands to Montreal and New England's Doorstep
Environment  (tags: oil pipelines, Candad, environmental destruciton, ENVIRONMENTAL DESTRUCITON, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, habitat, world, pollution, humans, energy )

- 784 days ago -
The National Energy Board of Canada approved this week a proposal by pipeline giant Enbridge to reverse and increase the flow of crude oil, including tar sands oil, in its pipeline from Sarnia, Ontario to Montreal, Quebec--for the first time directly conne
Beyond Keystone XL: Three Controversial Pipeline Proposals
Environment  (tags: oil pipelines, energy, ecosystems, environment, water, pollution, politics, government, humans )

- 987 days ago -
While the national debate remains largely focused on President Obama's impending decision regarding the controversial Keystone XL pipeline, communities across the U.S. and Canada are grappling with the oil and gas industry's rapidly expanding pipeline net
New Pipeline Threatens Wetlands in Gulf Coast Communities
Environment  (tags: oil pipelines, energy, ecosystems, environment, water, pollution, politics, government, humans )

- 1013 days ago -
In a region still scarred by the 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, Plains Southcap, LLC, is building a pipeline meant to carry conventional crude oil from Alabama to Mississippi, threatening waterways in both states.
CANADA: Federal Gov't Approves Mackenzie Pipeline Through Arctic
Environment  (tags: energy, environment, destruction, oil pipelines, habitatdestruction, habitat, politics, protection, humans, conservation, endangered, ecosystems, greenhousegases, pollution, government, green )

- 1961 days ago -
The Mackenzie Gas Project has been approved by federal regulators, marking a new chapter in a 30-year pursuit of Arctic natural gas riches by southern producers and a territorial government seeking economic independence.
Could Gulf-Like Disaster Scar the Heartland From Oil Pipelines?
Environment  (tags: energy, oil pipelines, pollution, habitatdestruction, environment, ecosystems, humans, healthconditions, habitat, protection )

- 2081 days ago -
Family fears oil pipeline on their farm will leak and ruin their livelihood.The Calgary-based company is seeking U.S. permission to build a new oil pipeline stretching from Alberta, Canada, to refineries on the Texas Gulf Coast more than 1,600 miles to th

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