Archive for ‘Energy/Industry’

Atlantic Coast Pipeline CANCELLED: A monumental win for conservation and environmental justice

Text by Syler Peralta-Ramos, Photos by Karen Kasmauski About the Proposed Pipeline: Pipelines have been at the forefront of American consciousness since the Dakota Access Pipeline and the Keystone XL Pipeline sparked nearly a decade of legal controversy and protests. For residents of West Virginia, Virginia, and North Carolina however, the looming threat of a […]

Farm Family May be Driven from Land by New Crop: Gas Processing Plants

March 03, 2017 01:11 PM
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Read our latest blog posting with the Environmental Integrity Project on Huffington Post here. Note: this story is part of a collaborative photojournalism project, “The Human Cost of Energy Production,” about the threat of expanded fracking for natural gas to rural areas of Pennsylvania and Western Maryland, which readers can view by clicking here. Photos by iLCP […]

Photo Project Portrays Families Impacted by Fracking and Fighting Back

Environmental Integrity Project and International League of Conservation Photographers Team up for “The Human Cost of Energy Production.” Hydraulic fracturing has transformed the American landscape over the last decade, triggering booms in oil and natural gas production, making a few people wealthy – but also inflicting a terrible toll on many rural families and public […]

Winery Owners Fear Fracking Will Poison Tourism

December 12, 2016 02:09 PM
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Read our newest blog posting from EIP-Fracking Expedition on National Geographic Voices. From our recent expedition with Environmental Integrity Project to document fracking in western Pennsylvania and Maryland. Nadine and Paul own and operate Deep Creek Cellars, a sustainable artisan winery in Friendsville, Maryland and they are on the frontlines of the fracking conflict. Photos […]

Trudeau cabinet rejects Northern Gateway pipeline

December 12, 2016 10:12 AM
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“This is a big deal.  The RAVE (Great Bear Rainforest) that Pacific Wild and iLCP carried out in 2010 to bring attention to the Enbridge pipeline issue and the impact that oil tankers would bring to the Great Bear Rainforest culminated in this major victory of a formal declaration of the Canadian federal government to […]

The Fracking Fallacy

Together with the Environmental Integrity Project, iLCP Fellows Garth Lenz and Karen Kasmasuki set out to eastern USA in order to document the realities of fracking. You can now read the stories of the people being directly impacted by fracking facilities from this new blog by EIP’s Mary Greene here.  

Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipeline Proposal Killed

November 11, 2015 02:39 PM
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Our iLCP partners in British Columbia celebrate the cancellation of the Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline proposal.

Development Halted in the Sacred Headwaters

After a decade of fighting, all major development has halted in the Sacred Headwaters.