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Feb 26, 2015
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Feb 17, 2015
Statement from Todd Paglia, Executive Director, on explosive Bakken crude derailment in West Virginia.
Feb 5, 2015
(San Luis Obispo, CA) On Wednesday, February 4, 2015 community members from across SLO County gather at a public forum at San Luis Obispo Library to voice safety concerns from the Phillips 66 oil...
Feb 3, 2015
ForestEthics Executive Director, Todd Paglia, releases statement about the United Steelworkers have called a work stoppage at nine US oil refineries after oil executives refused to take steps to...
Jan 15, 2015
[Bellingham, WA] Today four public interest groups requested records exchanged between five US government agencies and nearly 100 oil and rail industry representatives on new oil train safety...
Jan 7, 2015
Today ForestEthics released Peeling Back the Eco-Labels, a report comparing the rigour of forest audits conducted in Canada by the two leading forest certification systems: the Forest Stewardship...
Dec 17, 2014
US Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx and Canadian Minister of Transport Lisa Raitt are scheduled to meet in Ottawa on Thursday, December 18, to discuss ways to harmonize safety regulations for...
Feb 20, 2015
...Forest Ethics pointed out that an estimated 25 million Americans live along rail routes that carry crude shipments and that, since 2008, rail shipments have increased by 4,000 percent. Its oil...
Feb 18, 2015
...“This is just yet another example of the total lack of safety in moving crude in increasing volumes by rail,” Matt Krogh, a campaign director for Forest Ethics, an environmental group based in San...
Dec 5, 2014
RICHMOND, Va. - Oil is being shipped across the country in train cars that even the government says are unsafe, and two environmental groups are taking on the U.S. Department of Transportation,...
Nov 10, 2014
More than a hundred people gathered in a Vancouver church hall on Sunday to learn about not-so-divine interventions. Pipeline opponents took part in a day of non-violent direct action training at St...
Nov 6, 2014
ForestEthics campaigner Ben West talks about civil disobedience safety for stopping oil pipelines. Video segment 09:45 - 10:33
Sep 30, 2014
Enbridge’s Northern Gateway pipeline project faces substantial obstacles ahead, making it unlikely to ever be built. This briefing for investors highlights the First Nations legal risks, political...
Mar 12, 2014
New and proposed fossil fuel development puts Northwest in peril
Dec 12, 2013
Industry drafted energy board rules, report reveals
Nov 5, 2013
The Premier must stand up for the people of BC and stop this pipeline from being built
Feb 20, 2013
Findings from ForestEthics Solutions show gaping holes in the province's conservation
Feb 6, 2013
Increasing BC’s slice of oil revenues wouldn’t compensate for the costs of oil spills, fuel hikes and the impacts of climate change.
Dec 10, 2012
A summary of missing Enbridge evidence during the pipeline hearings, highlighting the lack of information provided by the energy giant.
Coke ad by ForestEthics and Sierra Club
Oct 23, 2013
USA Today ad asks Coke to stop using oil derived from dirty tar sands and to increase the fuel efficiency of the tens of thousands of cars and trucks it has on the road
Pepsi ad by ForestEthics and Sierra Club
Oct 23, 2013
USA Today ad asks Pepsi to stop using oil derived from dirty tar sands and to increase the fuel efficiency of the tens of thousands of cars and trucks it has on the road.
Sacred Headwaters ad in the Toronto Star
Jun 26, 2013
Fortune Minerals has its eyes set on mining for coal in the heart of British Columbia's Sacred Headwaters, even after the provincial government ban oil and gas development
Dec 12, 2012
  The following ad by ForestEthics Advocacy ran in the Prince Rupert Northern View. Learn more about CN's proposed project.
Oct 29, 2012
Ad in the Ottawa Citizen questions the FIPA trade agreement and its implications for Canadian sovereignty
Sep 25, 2012
Our way of saying 'thanks' to all municipalities and political leaders who have stood up for BC's coast
Jul 18, 2012
The British Columbia government is trying to promote its jobs creation plan. But allowing Shell to frack in the pristine Sacred Headwaters would not only be bad for the environment, it would also...
Dec 8, 2011
Sometimes censorship speaks louder than words.
Aug 17, 2011
Ads call on companies to reject extreme fossil fuels from Canada's tar sands, embrace cleaner transportation; Chiquita has since cleaned up its act
Mar 3, 2011
ForestEthics and environmental groups are calling on the BC government to prioritize the ecological integrity of our parks and protected areas
Feb 12, 2015
Stop the BC government from giving Imperial their final permit for Red Chris mine until all investigations on Imperial Metals are complete and they are held fully accountable.
Jan 26, 2015
We’re organizing across the state leading up to the upcoming San Luis Obispo County Planning Commission decision on the Phillips 66 project. We invite you to volunteer and join the fight to stop oil...
Jan 9, 2015
SFI’s auditing program is weaker and less transparent than FSC’s. FSC remains the most environmentally and socially responsible forest management system in North America. And SFI is still just...
Jan 8, 2015
ForestEthics gears up to go on the road with Californians Against Fracking on the California Crossroads tour to raise awareness of the dangers of Oil by Rail.
Dec 15, 2014
Ralph Nader discusses the danger of oil-by-rail. We don't need new pipelines and we don't need oil by rail. This is "extreme oil," and if we can't transport it safely, we can and must say no.
Dec 12, 2014
A message from Executive Director, Todd Paglia, on how white Americans can engage in the fight against racial injustice.
Dec 9, 2014
How citizens stood up to Kinder Morgan and won. A story of moments of community support and triumph at Burnaby Mountain.