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Enbridge: June 2012 Archives

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Burns Lake Indian Band considering Enbridge proposal

Earlier this week, Enbridge announced that over half of the Aboriginal communities along the proposed Northern Gateway pipeline route had signed on to share in the profits if the project goes ahead. However, they are leaving it up to individual groups to step forward publicly.

Among those who are undecided is the Burns Lake Indian Band. We spoke to chief Al Gerow about why in the wake of the devastating mill explosion earlier this year, his members are considering supporting the project. We also spoke to Art Sterritt, executive director of Coastal First Nations about why he disputes Enbridge's numbers.

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