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BC Bans Drilling From Sacred Headwaters

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

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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 (79)
Friday December 28, 2012, 7:59 am
good its about time

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

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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 (37)
Friday December 28, 2012, 10:29 am
Good news.

Christeen A (377)
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 Hayes (185)
Friday December 28, 2012, 10:31 pm
Now that is definitely something to cheer about!

Yvonne F (181)
Wednesday January 23, 2013, 8:34 am
Thanks for sharing this great news, Cher
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