We have such an incredible opportunity to protect the precious waters of the northern Pacific Ocean: home to 9,000 year old ancient sponge reefs; endangered species like dolphins and whales; and dozens of other coastal and First Nation communities. But we need to act now -- and fast.
Indigenous leaders have already banned oil tankers -- it's time for the Canadian government to follow the leadership of Coastal First Nations. These communities depend upon a healthy marine environment, and permitting oil tankers through Northern BC waters would undermine traditional stewardship of this area.
Will you demonstrate your support for an oil tanker moratorium by emailing a Senator today?
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