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Alberta Canada, oil sands flyover. This is how the oil sands have been harvested since 1967.  Lots of interesting pics.

Alberta Canada, oil sands flyover. This is how the oil sands have been harvested since 1967. Lots of interesting pics.

Besides tragic scarring of the land, something's WRONG w/ 'Tar Sands' interpretation. They call themselves Ethical Oil, claiming China pollutes more than they do. They claim to emit 45 MT GHG per yr - nowhere near Sierra Club's estimates of their emissions: http://www.sierraclub.ca/en/tar-sands/publications/tar-sands-and-global-warming http://www.ethicaloil.org/news/myth-busting-are-greenhouse-gas-emissions-from-the-oilsands-ruining-the-atmosphere/ or The Canada Emissions Trends 2012 Report.

Besides tragic scarring of the land, something's WRONG w/ 'Tar Sands' interpretation. They call themselves Ethical Oil, claiming China pollutes more than they do. They claim to emit 45 MT GHG per yr - nowhere near Sierra Club's estimates of their emissions: http://www.sierraclub.ca/en/tar-sands/publications/tar-sands-and-global-warming http://www.ethicaloil.org/news/myth-busting-are-greenhouse-gas-emissions-from-the-oilsands-ruining-the-atmosphere/ or The Canada Emissions Trends 2012 Report.

Tar Sands Art: Dramatic before and after images of Tar Sands in Alberta, Canada. Photos by Garth Lenz.

Tar Sands Art: Dramatic before and after images of Tar Sands in Alberta, Canada. Photos by Garth Lenz.

According to the paper, we have already crossed four of nine “planetary boundaries,” which include the rate of extinction, deforestation, the alteration of the atmosphere by pouring carbon dioxide itno it, and the flow of nitrogen and phosphorous from agriculture into the ocean.  “What the science has shown is that human activities – economic growth, technology, consumption – are destabilizing the global environment,”

According to the paper, we have already crossed four of nine “planetary boundaries,” which include the rate of extinction, deforestation, the alteration of the atmosphere by pouring carbon dioxide itno it, and the flow of nitrogen and phosphorous from agriculture into the ocean. “What the science has shown is that human activities – economic growth, technology, consumption – are destabilizing the global environment,”

Canadians Spin Huge Pollution Levels as "Responsible Development" - Oil Change International

Canadians Spin Huge Pollution Levels as "Responsible Development" - Oil Change International

Susanne Posel ,Chief Editor Occupy Corporatism | The US Independent February 4, 2014   In California, 17 rural areas have been identified as being the most hard-hit by the current devastating drought. Indeed, 40,000 residents are in danger of running out of water by mid-week. The State Water Project (SWP), the group charged with oversight …

Susanne Posel ,Chief Editor Occupy Corporatism | The US Independent February 4, 2014 In California, 17 rural areas have been identified as being the most hard-hit by the current devastating drought. Indeed, 40,000 residents are in danger of running out of water by mid-week. The State Water Project (SWP), the group charged with oversight …

Surface mining of tar sands for oil in Alberta, Canada. The tar sand deposits are usually 40-60 metres deep, between peat, sand and clay above and limestone below. The destruction of the natural environment is total.

Surface mining of tar sands for oil in Alberta, Canada. The tar sand deposits are usually 40-60 metres deep, between peat, sand and clay above and limestone below. The destruction of the natural environment is total.

Este es un foto de derramas de petroleo. En el futuro el oceano sera contaminara y los animales moriran.

Este es un foto de derramas de petroleo. En el futuro el oceano sera contaminara y los animales moriran.

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