ForestEthics Advocacy

December 19, 2013 21:28 ET

Media Advisory: Opponents of Enbridge Northern Gateway React to NEB recommendations

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Dec. 19, 2013) -

Friday December 20th

10:00 am

Hyatt Regency Hotel, 655 Burrard Street, Vancouver

Opponents of the Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipeline are holding a press conference. They will be sharing their reaction to the National Energy Board recommendations on the Enbridge tar sands export pipeline, as well as next steps for the campaign against the mega-project.

Speakers at the press conference will include:

Gerald Amos - Chair, Friends of Wild Salmon Coalition - 250 632 1521

Des Nobels - United Fishermen and Allied Workers Union / T.Buck Suzuki Environmental Association, Prince Rupert - 250-627-1859

Kandace Kerr - Ft. St James Sustainability Coalition - 250-642-0303

Ben West - ForestEthics Advocacy Tar Sands Campaign Director - 604-710-5340

Karen Wristen - Executive Director, Living Oceans Society - 604-788-5634

Representatives of the West Coast Environmental Law Association (WCELA) will be there and available to answer legal questions.

Contact Information

  • ForestEthics Advocacy
    Ben West
    Tar Sands Campaign Director
    604-710-5340