Photos: Great Bear Rainforest in BC faces oil pipeline proposal
By STAFF, Straight.com, September 14th, 2010A group of activist photographers from around the world has released a selection of stunning images captured in the Great Bear Rainforest.
The photographers—all members of the International League of Conservation Photographers and including a few National Geographic shooters—hope their work will raise awareness of the potential impact of Enbridge's proposed Northern Gateway pipeline.
If it's built, the pipeline will connect the Alberta tar sands with Kitimat, and bring oil tankers to B.C.’s central and north coast.
View the series of pictures published in the online edition of Vancouver's online Straight