B.C. Pipelines: Proposed Trans Mountain, Northern Gateway routes
Critics warn of possible environmental problems
Last Updated: September 13, 2013
The proposed Trans Mountain and Northern Gateway pipelines have proved a powerfully divisive issue in British Columbia. Environmentalists, First Nations groups and residents have expressed concern about the environmental impact of the proposed corridors.
Meanwhile, oil companies have said the pipelines would deliver economic benefits to the province. Below is a map of the proposed corridors. Click the red markers to read more about concerns in the region.
Lines on map represent general approximations of pipeline routes along pump stations