State leaders should ensure denial of gas pipeline permit

By Bill Bradbury For The Register-Guard All Oregonians will be affected by an upcoming decision by a state agency overseen by Gov. Kate Brown, State Treasurer Ted Wheeler and Secretary of State Jeanne Atkins. At stake is whether a Canadian corporation will be allowed to jeopardize our waterways, salmon populations, and existing jobs that depend on fisheries and tourism. The Oregon Department of State Lands has until Nov. 10 to …continue…

90 scientists and climate experts call on Trudeau to reject Pacific NorthWest LNG By GORDON HOEKSTRA, Vancouver Sun

Scientists and climate experts from Canada, the U.S. and Australia called Monday for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government to reject the $12-billion Pacific Northwest LNG project. The 90 scientists – including two from NASA and one who sits on the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change – said in a letter to Trudeau that the project must be rejected because of its “significant adverse environmental effects from greenhouse gas emissions.” The letter says …continue…