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Death by a Thousand Cuts: The Impacts of In Situ Oilsands Development on Alberta's Boreal Forest (Full Report)

Death by a Thousand Cuts: The Impacts of In Situ Oilsands Development on Alberta's Boreal Forest (Full Report)

Published Aug. 1, 2006

By Simon Dyer

The Pembina Institute's book Death by a Thousand Cuts: The Impacts of In Situ Oilsands Development on Alberta's Boreal Forest examines the environmental impacts of in situ (in place) development of deep oilsands that has the potential to affect a forested region 50 times larger than the areas leased for oilsands mining north of Fort McMurray.

An accompanying fact sheet and interactive movie are also available.

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