Environmental groups say the recent approval of Line 3 in Minnesota will build pressure to increase carrying capacity through Wisconsin.
With proposals for new oil pipelines under the St. Croix and its tributaries, a well-informed advocate shares safety suggestions.
Great Lakes region — including the St. Croix River watershed – has become the focus of industry efforts to get tar sands oil to market.
Authoritative new study confirms that diluted bitumen can complicate clean-up by submerging and sticking to surfaces.
The oil pipeline that crosses the St. Croix’s headwaters was being excavated when vandals struck on Halloween night.
Enbridge tells investors it wants to build a “Line 61 twin” to carry tar sands oil across Wisconsin.
The event in Spooner offered information on many aspects of protecting the St. Croix’s headwaters from a spill.
St. Croix River headwaters could be affected by powerful rivers and weak oversight.
Panel of experts will discuss expansion and answer questions about protecting rivers and communities.
Line 61’s route across the St. Croix River’s headwaters is a focus of calls for new safety measures.