08 Nov '11, 6am

The Spirit Bear Coast: No place for Big Oil | Care2 Causes

The Spirit Bear Coast: No place for Big Oil | Care2 Causes

by Frances Beinecke , President, NRDC The rare Spirit Bear is one of North America’s wildlife treasures. Native to the coastal rainforest of Canada’s British Columbia, it is a race of black bears in which a recessive gene causes one out of ten cubs to be born all white — and right now, its very existence is being threatened by Big Oil . The Northern Gateway pipeline, proposed by energy giant Enbridge, would carry 500,000 barrels a day of the world’s dirtiest oil from the Alberta tar sands directly through the Spirit Bear’s home . This spectacular rainforest, known as the Spirit Bear Coast, is one of our continent’s last and greatest wild places — home to wolves, bears and abundant marine mammal populations. Its world-class salmon runs have sustained the native people of more than 70 First Nations for thousands of years. Just one oil spill could destroy this spectacular eco...

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