Entries by Sierra Club

BioBlitzing the Flathead in 2015

Findings from the first Flathead BioBlitz include the discovery of a new spider species, the first Canadian record of a rare spider, and the first B.C. sighting in 100 years of a Herrington’s Fingernail Clam.

Learning the wrong pipeline lessons

The similarities are deeply troubling. Last week, a contractor happened to be walking by Nexen’s Long Lake pipeline and discovered a spill of 31,000 barrels of tar sands oil. Five years ago today, a utility worker happened to be walking by Enbridge’s Line 6B near Michigan’s Kalamazoo River and discovered a spill of 27,000 barrels […]