Canada plans to challenge NAFTA agency's push for oil sands probe

Complaint alleges Environment Canada isn't enforcing the Fisheries Act in the oil sands.

Pembina Institute Photo: Julia Kilpatrick
Oily sheen on a tailings pond from 2013.
Chris Plecash
Published: Wednesday, 08/13/2014 12:00 am EDT
Last Updated: Wednesday, 08/20/2014 4:30 pm EDT

Canada appears headed for a showdown with NAFTA's environmental agency following its decision to recommend an investigation into the enforcement of the Fisheries Act in the Alberta oil sands.

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