Opinion

Canada needs to address water pollution from tailings ponds

True accountability means the Canadian and Alberta governments working together and on a nation-to-nation basis with Alberta First Nations to, in part, conduct a systematic risk assessment of oil sands tailings ponds and develop and implement an action plan to meet all of UNESCO’s recommendations.

The oil sands in Fort McMurray, Alta. The Hill Times file photo

PUBLISHED :Monday, Nov. 20, 2017 12:00 AM