Canada Paddling protesters arrested after attaching themselves to pipeline terminal's floating fence

22:56  09 may  2018
22:56  09 may  2018 Source:   cbc.ca

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At least two protesters in kayaks have attached themselves to a floating fence that surrounds the Kinder Morgan construction site at the Westridge Terminal in Burnaby, B.C., blocking workers from entering the site on the water and leading to at least two arrests .

At least two protesters in kayaks have attached themselves to a floating fence that surrounds the Kinder Morgan construction site at the Westridge Terminal in Burnaby, B.C., blocking workers from entering the site on the water and leading to at least two arrests .

a group of people on a boat in the water: Several protests against Kinder Morgan have previously taken place in the water off the Westridge Terminal, like this flotilla of around 60 boats in October 2017. © CBC Several protests against Kinder Morgan have previously taken place in the water off the Westridge Terminal, like this flotilla of around 60 boats in October 2017.

Demonstrators have taken to the water in Trans Mountain pipeline expansion protests coinciding with Kinder Morgan's annual general meeting in Texas.

At least two protesters in kayaks have attached themselves to a floating fence that surrounds the Kinder Morgan construction site at the Westridge Terminal in Burnaby, B.C., blocking workers from entering the site on the water and leading to at least two arrests.

The protest happened after two Indigenous leaders from B.C. travelled to Houston to speak to Kinder Morgan shareholders about the pipeline project.

They have said stockholders haven't been properly advised about Indigenous rights in Canada and need to prepare for the risk of unwavering opposition to the pipeline expansion until it's abandoned.

Trans Mountain pipeline supporters rally around Kinder Morgan .
Nearly 100 supporters gathered outside the conference centre hosting the Kinder Morgan annual general meeting in downtown Calgary on Wednesday to show their unwavering support for the Trans Mountain pipeline amid uncertainty about whether the project will go forward. James Robson, spokesperson for rally organizers Canada Action says the group is dedicated to showing Canadians’ […]James Robson, spokesperson for rally organizers Canada Action says the group is dedicated to showing Canadians’ support for the project.

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