Media Room
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...
Dec 2, 2014
ForestEthics demands environmental responsibility from government and US companies. We’re leading the fight to stop dangerous extreme oil trains and pipelines and we’ve secured the protection of 65...
Nov 24, 2014
San Luis Obispo, CA Citizens submitted more than 22,000 individual comments to the San Luis Obispo Board of Supervisors and Planning Commission today opposing Phillips 66’s refinery expansion plan in...
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...
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
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...
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
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.
Dec 2, 2014
Thursday was a significant victory on Burnaby Mountain, as the B.C. Supreme Court denied Kinder Morgan an extension on their injunction and threw out charges of civil contempt against those who have...
Nov 26, 2014
Organizer Ethan Buckner reflects on the 22,000 California residents who oppose the Phillips 66’s plan to build a 52,000 barrel-per-day oil train terminal at their refinery in SLO County.
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!