Big oil v orcas: Canadians fight pipeline that threatens killer whales on the brink

Conservationists say the proposed Trans Mountain Expansion project poses the greatest risk yet to a killer whale population on the edge of extinction.

The Guardian

Last updated on 17 November 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Canada
Region: 
North America
Threats: 
Habitat loss and degradation
Infrastructure and service corridors
Species: 
Orcinus orca
Species group: 
Marine mammals