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BC Bans Drilling From Sacred Headwaters


Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, conservation, protection )

Cher
- 719 days ago - greenerideal.com
After a lengthy campaign spanning 8 long and tiring years, the Tahltan First Nation and their fellow environmental advocacy groups can finally rest in peace. On December18th, the government of British Columbia announced that gas drilling is officially



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Sue Matheson (76)
Friday December 28, 2012, 7:59 am
good its about time
 

Sue H. (7)
Friday December 28, 2012, 9:00 am
Bravo!
 

Allan Yorkowitz (448)
Friday December 28, 2012, 9:28 am
Good to read-thanks
 

Paula G. (3)
Friday December 28, 2012, 10:23 am
Finally, a First Nation Fight that has been won! ) However, 8 years to make such a decision that would affect so many lives is shameful and shows how little the Canadian Governement pays attention to the First Nation people. The answer should have been an immediate no once people realized that lives were at stake. We send our soldiers to fight for lives overseas and ignore those at home who are fighting the same fdight.
 

Silvia Gonzalez (34)
Friday December 28, 2012, 10:29 am
Good news.
 

Christeen Anderson (549)
Friday December 28, 2012, 12:34 pm
Yea. Good news. Thanks for sharing.
 

Eva Baskin (0)
Friday December 28, 2012, 2:23 pm
Yes, thanks at least in part to Wade Davis, a National Geographic Explorer in Residence, who helped champion this cause in a peaceful manner. Proved it can be done.
 

Carol H. (229)
Friday December 28, 2012, 4:16 pm
noted, thanks Cher
 

Tamara Noforwardsplz (185)
Friday December 28, 2012, 10:31 pm
Now that is definitely something to cheer about!
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday December 29, 2012, 9:10 am
Noted.
 

Yvonne F. (176)
Wednesday January 23, 2013, 8:34 am
Thanks for sharing this great news, Cher
 
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