This is a huge victory for the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe of North Dakota. Their relentless energy towards having a full environmental impact statement (EIS) done with regards to the Dakota Access Pipeline that would run through their land and potentially impact their water supply, has finally paid off. This will bring the future of the Dakota Access pipeline into question entirely.
A Washington DC court ruled that the US army corps of engineers must conduct a full EIS given that their existing permits violated the National Environmental Policy Act (Nepa). →
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by Arjun Walia, Collective Evolution Keystone XL, the tar sands pipeline that connects Alberta, Canada, to Gulf Coast refineries and carries nearly 1 million barrels of tar sands oil per day across the U.S. to be refined, exported, and burned, has just leaked 210,000 gallons of oil in South Dakota. This comes after a massive protest…Read more
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StandWithStandingRock AlternativeNewsAlert In Victory for Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, Court Finds That Approval of Dakota Access Pipeline Violated the Law Posted on June 14, 2017. Ruling: Trump administration shortcut environmental review; Court seeks additional briefing on whether to shut down pipeline Washington, D.C. — The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe won a significant victory today in its…
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