Mon, 05/25/2015 - 10:15am - 11:00am
Proposals to build oil, coal and LNG terminals across the Northwest, and opposition they face
The Pacific Northwest is noted for its magnificent mountains, rivers, coastline and verdant farmland. The region also holds itself up as a model of environmental stewardship and sustainability. Yet at the same time, forces inside and outside of the Northwest are pushing for the region to become an export hub for fossil fuels. On this episode of Locus Focus we talk with Dan Serres, conservation director for Columbia Riverkeepe
r, about proposals to build oil, coal and LNG terminals across the Northwest, and the opposition these proposals face from broad segments of the community.