Event

Title:
Bearing Witness: Spilling the Facts on Dilbit (Diluted Bitumen) - Victoria Natural History Society
Calendar:
Date:
May 16/18 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Description

You may be interested in attending this free discussion.

The Friends of Ecological Reserves is sponsoring a Panel featuring three Intervenors who will discuss the NEB review process.

BEARING WITNESS: SPILLING THE FACTS ON DILBIT (diluted bitumen)
Understanding oil spill risks to marine waters and shores
along the coast of Southern Vancouver Island

WEDNESDAY, MAY 16 AT 7:30 PM
FRASER 159, UNIVERSITY OF VICTORIA (Murray & Anne Fraser Bld.)


Our Panel members are:

*Elizabeth May(Member of Parliament for Saanich and the Gulf Islands);

*Stafford Reid, (Foremost authority on shoreline assessment and cleanup
techniques who prepared the technical reports for Cowichan Tribes and
Living Oceans Intervenors);
*Mike Fenger (President of the Friends of Ecological Reserves who
provided information on 19 Ecological Reserves along the tanker route and
how to mitigate risk).

The Panel will be moderated by Racelle Kooy who is adept at chairing difficult
discussions in a respectful manner as she Co-Chairs the Assembly of First
Nations and has served as the moderator for the 2016 BC Cabinet and First
Nations Leadership Gathering. She is a member of Samahquam First Nation and
has strong family ties to the Secwepemc.

For more see - http://ecoreserves.bc.ca/2018/05/02/bearing-witness-spilling-the-facts-on-dilbit-agm-panel/

Please forward to others who may be interested.