The decision to revoke the easement allowing a crude oil pipeline — Line 5 — to operate comes after more than 15 months of investigation into possible environmental and safety risks, reports Jenna Spray for Medill.
State University of New York School of Environmental Science and Forestry
A look at oil spills and the regulations that resulted from the environmental disasters.
R. J. Kopchak was formerly the part owner of a fisherman’s co-op in Cordova, Alaska, which was experiencing great success in the late 1980s. Then, on March 24, 1989, the Exxon Valdez oil tanker ran aground, and "the world changed."
Now that President Obama has just approved offshore drilling in Alaska, how will that affect the native population? Here are some reactions from the native population and their concerns for the future.
The gasping fish video Kindra speaks of is in this clip http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iVShXDsGD0I The Australian 60 minutes show she speaks of is here http:/...