15 Jul '12, 10pm

In Canada’s Tar Sands, a Dante’s Hell Threatens People Nearby and Across the Globe | Peak Oil News

In Canada’s Tar Sands, a Dante’s Hell Threatens People Nearby and Across the Globe | Peak Oil News

Last spring I returned home to where I was born to witness the aftermath of one of the largest oil spills in Alberta’s history. What I saw was a landscape forever changed by oil that had consumed a vast stretch of the traditional territory where my family had once hunted, trapped and picked berries and medicines for generations. Days before the federal or provincial government admitted that this had happened my family was sending me text messages telling me of headaches, burning eyes, nausea and dizziness asking me if I could find out more information as to if it was an oil spill and how big it might be…. It wasn’t until the day after the federal election that the information was released of the magnitude of the spill – 28, 000 barrels or 4.5 million litres of oil had soaked the land – this is 50 per cent larger than the tar sands oil spill in the Kalamazoo River in Michig...

Full article: http://peakoil.com/enviroment/in-canadas-tar-sands-a-dant...

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