Media Room
Oct 29, 2014
ForestEthics Advocacy is supporting the efforts of citizens pursuing a legal challenge to restrictions on the National Energy Board’s hearings into the proposed Kinder Morgan pipeline. The legal...
Oct 2, 2014
(Vancouver) — The National Energy Board has dismissed a constitutional challenge to both the National Energy Board Act and the Board’s proceedings. The applicants, a group of landowners, business...
Sep 30, 2014
[Washington, DC] Today citizens groups submitted more than 145,000 individual public comments to the Obama administration on two rulemakings on the safety of oil trains and emergency response to...
Sep 22, 2014
[Bellingham, WA] Today the federal Government Accountability Office publicly released a report on oil and gas transportation safety. Matt Krogh, ForestEthics campaigner, issued the following...
Sep 4, 2014
[Richmond, CA] Today more than a dozen Bay Area citizens chained themselves to a gate at the Kinder Morgan rail terminal in Richmond to stop operations. The citizens risked arrest to protest mile-...
Jul 23, 2014
[Bellingham, WA] Today, in response to growing public safety concerns nationwide, the Obama Administration issued new draft regulations for trains carrying crude oil.   Matt Krogh, ForestEthics...
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
Oct 24, 2014
RICHMOND, Calif. — The streets are quiet in Lipo Chanthanasak’s neighborhood on the outer edge of this city’s downtown core. Each of the small houses is painted a variation of beige and separated...
Oct 22, 2014
After decades of conflict and tense meetings where nerves frayed, news of whether environmental groups, First Nations, the logging industry and government have finally settled the fate of the Great...
Oct 14, 2014
BELLINGHAM – A refinery here says it will no longer accept any volatile North Dakota crude oil unless it arrives in newer-model tank cars. By the first week of October, the BP Cherry Point facility...
Oct 14, 2014
Residents of the Ezra Prentice apartments in Albany, N.Y., have been complaining about air quality issues ever since the oil trains showed up in the Port of Albany two years ago. And recent testing...
Oct 13, 2014
More than two dozen B.C. societies have signed on to an October letter that raises concerns about a pending overhaul of the B.C. Society Act, saying the proposed legislation has the potential to...
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
Nov 20, 2014
Marc Eliesen has withdrawn as an intervenor in the federal government’s review of Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain pipeline and oil tanker expansion project, detailing his reasons for quitting in a...
Nov 13, 2014
MYTH - Wood-Burning power plants are a more renewable source of energy than coal-burning plants. Tell European policy makers to Save Our Southern Forests!
Nov 7, 2014
Living close to train tracks transporting crude oil is like rolling the dice. And the ones who are most vulnerable to these rolling bombs are us, Latinos, and other communities of color.
Oct 27, 2014
We don't need another study to tell us that transporting oil by rail is unsafe. The NTSB has been telling us this for over 20 years. So why does the "Green Governor" Jay Inslee insist on a safety...
Oct 24, 2014
"For over 200 days a year, we’re going to wake up in the morning wondering if this is the day our community dies. Does any company have the right to make us live this way?" said Councilor Clifton of...
Oct 17, 2014
More than 25,000 Canadians spoke up to stop Kinder Morgan from building pipelines through Canada's National Parks.
Oct 10, 2014
Rainforest Solutions Project presents conservation science around Ecosystem Based Management and updates about the Great Bear Rainforest Agreements.