Keystone Pipeline Oil Spill Could Be Worse Than We Thought

This is exactly what the Indigenous People were protesting. Sadly this happened far sooner than anyone could have guessed.

Nov. 18th UPDATE: Transcanada thought it was 200,000 gallons. [What VICE found out when working with Transcanada is…

Thursday’s spill happened on a section of pipe along a small road approximately 35 miles south of the Ludden pump station in Marshall County, South Dakota, three miles southeast of the town of Amherst. In a statement, Transcanada said the oil “was completely isolated within 15 minutes and emergency response procedures were activated.” The company did not respond to a request for further comment.

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