SIERRA CLUB B.C. / FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DECEMBER 3, 2013
VICTORIA – Minister of Transport Lisa Raitt and Minister of Natural Resources Joe Oliver today announced a new report regarding Canada’s oil spill preparedness and response.
Caitlyn Vernon, Sierra Club BC’s campaign director said this in response:
“We agree that improvements are needed to deal with existing tanker traffic, however, no amount of safety precautions can justify the extreme risk of increasing tanker traffic on B.C.’s coast.”