Amy Lubik, Ben Parfitt and Grand Chief Stewart Phillip: Scientific review of hydraulic fracking does
The Province | Amy Lubik, Ben Parfitt & Grand Chief Stewart Phillip | March 27 2018
An international team of scientists has issued a warning about the health impacts of fracking in a recent report that concluded, “Our examination … uncovered no evidence that fracking can be practised in a manner that does not threaten human health,”. The recently annnounced provincial review of fracking will not include human health impacts. Healthe researcher Amy Lubik, resource policy analyst and Grand Chief Stewart Phillip are calling on the provincial government to include health impacts and to adhere to the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples and Free, Prior and Informed Consent.