Northern opposition to pipeline grows- Smithers BC rejects Enbridge proposal

March 1, 2012

Opposition to the proposed Enbridge pipeline is growing in Northwestern BC . The town of Smithers has joined Terrace, Prince Rupert and the Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District in formally rejecting the pipeline proposal, due to concerns that the risks associated with oil spills are too high in a region that is ecologically sensitive and dependent upon its fishing industry. Read more in the Toronto Sun.