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The federal government's budget announcement in late March 2012 and the Budget Bill (C-38) that followed in April 2012 were surrounded with statements from the government on the intent of environmental law rollbacks.

Author: Jessica Clogg, Rachel Forbes
Publication Date: March 2012
Pages: 1

The Joint Review Panel (JRP) is a three person panel appointed by the federal government to review the Enbridge Northern Gateway proposal.

Author: West Coast Environmental Law, Sierra Club of BC, Living Oceans Society
Publication Date: March 2012
Pages: 10

This is a map of combined traditional territories of First Nations who have banned tar sands pipelines and tankers using their indigenous laws.

Author: West Coast Environmental Law
Publication Date: February 2012
Pages: 1

The Canadian government is considering a proposal to build a pipeline under mountains and across rivers that could carry more than half a million barrels of raw tar sands crude oil (known as bitumen) daily across important salmon rivers, coastal rainforests, and sensitive marine waters.

Author: Swift, Anthony, Lemphers, Nathan; Casey-Lefkowitz, Susan; Terhune, Katie; Droitsch, Danielle
Publication Date: February 2012
Pages: 32

This document contains West Coast Environmental Law's comments on the Draft Terms of Reference (“TOR”) for the proposed New Prosperity Gold-Copper Mine Project.

Author: Forbes, Rachel
Publication Date: February 2012
Pages: 4

Canadians want strong environmental laws, and they deserve an environmental assessment process that delivers on core Canadian values related to the environment, democracy, and responsible development.

Author: Rachel S. Forbes, Josh Paterson, Jamie Kneen, Stephen Hazell, John Sinclair
Publication Date: February 2012
Pages: 13

The Canadian government is presently considering approval of a 1,172 km pipeline that would carry 525,000 barrels per day of crude oil from the Alberta tar sands to the BC coast and load it onto supertankers bound for China and the west coast of the US.

Author: West Coast Environmental Law
Publication Date: February 2012
Pages: 2

This is a list of First Nations and First Nations political organizations that have publicly declared their opposition to the Enbridge tankers and pipelines project.

Author: West Coast Environmental Law
Publication Date: February 2012
Pages: 5
Anyone can provide the Enbridge Joint Review Panel with their knowledge, opinion, or concerns in a letter of comment.
Author: West Coast Environmental Law
Publication Date: February 2012
Pages: 2

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