Wealthy American Foundations pump millions of dollars into campaigns to halt Canadian oil sands production and pipelines. At the same time there are active efforts to expand American oil production, turning a blind eye to the environmental risk in their own backyard. The war on pipelines in B.C. is not about spirit bears and it's not about rain forests or climate change.
British Columbians for Prosperity has always believed that in order for British Columbians to make informed decisions on development projects - like pipelines - we need information. So we tasked an independent researcher to take a closer look and help answer some questions we had.