The $36 billion Pacific NorthWest liquid natural gas (LNG) megaproject planned for British Columbia has been cancelled. The decision was based entirely on economics and the future of the LNG market.
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The Lax Kw'alaams and Metlakatla First Nations have agreed to serve on a committee, alongside the B.C. and federal governments, to oversee the environmental impact of of the proposed Pacific Northwest Liquified Natural Gas project.
Two Gitxsan Nation hereditary chiefs have filed a judicial review of the Pacific Northwest LNG terminal project that has been approved for construction near Prince Rupert. The chiefs claim that the construction of the terminal would violate their Aboriginal fishing rights.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrived on Haida Gwaii in a 25-foot war canoe, and were welcomed with traditional Haida dancing.