Sunday, February 24, 2019
The Perilous Plight of the Southern Resident Orca
To the National Energy Board the TransMountain pipeline expansion is "likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects on the Southern resident killer whale." The NEB went on to conclude, "yeah, but so what?"
So they get a little beat up, what's the big deal?
Even before Admiral Justin's armada of supertankers steams out onto the Salish Sea these orca are barely hanging on. An article in today's Seattle Times explores the perilous plight of the southern orca. Will Justin finish them off?