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Ottawa's Oil-Spill Plan for B.C. Can't Cope With Coming Supertankers


Environment  (tags: energy, environment, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, nature, humans, habitat, pollution, water )

Cal
- 529 days ago - canadaka.net
Proposed new pipelines would require ships than can carry up to 300,000 tonnes of oil while current disaster plan caps maximum spill at 10,000 tonnes



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Daniel Partlow (189)
Saturday February 16, 2013, 7:55 am
This spells disasterin CAPITAL letters. Don't allow them and get better prepared, cause it WILL happen!
 

tasunka m. (333)
Saturday February 16, 2013, 9:31 am
To be trite I say they are" putting the cart before the horse" only cliche meaning
as I would be opposed to a horse hauling the cart as well, as I am strongly opposed to this whole set up.
The Partlows said it; an accident waiting to happen .(actually a disastrous accident)
 

Lois Jordan (55)
Saturday February 16, 2013, 3:40 pm
Noted. It looks like those in charge have brains that have turned to mush.
 

yolanda harned (0)
Saturday February 16, 2013, 11:52 pm
change is needed
 

Giana Peranio-Paz (378)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 12:15 am
Very dangerous business, they are playing with fire and will destroy our environment for sure!
 

Nimue P. (228)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 12:32 am
Noted.
 

D D. (107)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 1:08 am
Holy Smokes, the disaster plans need to be quickly updated, but will that happen in time?
 

Autumn S. (142)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 1:20 am
Noted, thanks Cal
 

Tanya W. (45)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 1:32 am
Idiots!!!
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 1:36 am
Thanks for sharing.
 

Danuta Watola (1180)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 1:47 am
noted
 

Ram Reddy (7)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 3:12 am
Noted
 

Care member (1)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 3:15 am
Noted
 

Bmr Reddy (8)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 4:14 am
Noted
 

Barbara kelly (166)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 8:02 am
noted
 

Muriel Servaege (39)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 12:54 pm
As Tasunka says, "they are putting the cart before the horse", which means they are playing with fire. A catastrophe is bound to happen and although they know it, they take no serious measure either to prevent it, or to limit its effect. I am flabbergasted when Iread what they intend to do: play with the survival of animals, with the health of people, etc. etc.
 

Birgit W. (140)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 3:39 pm
Harper only cares about his oil profit, and not about us Canadians.
 

Ann Breeden (65)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 3:50 pm
Just remember the "Valdez." These men have cotton for brains.
 

Kenneth G. (108)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 5:33 pm
Thanks
 

Kenneth G. (108)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 5:33 pm
Thanks
 

Jeremy S. (2)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 8:27 pm
Haven't we had enough oil spills already? Let's turn the conversation back to clean energy!
 

Linda Wallace (25)
Monday February 18, 2013, 4:54 am
All about oil and never about the environment and Canadians. This government is completely out of touch with the people.
 

Diane K. (136)
Monday February 18, 2013, 10:09 am
scary stuff!
 
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