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  •  How much do you know about the (1+ / 0-)
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    tar sands extraction sites in Utah?  

    There's a proposed tar sands oil refinery and waxy crude refinery planned 5 miles west of Green River, UT.....  have you heard about that?

     

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      I know lots, posted diary with full story compiled over the last year

      UTAH has like 7 times the sands than Alberta

      See Utah Gov Determined to destroy Utah diary

      I'm so upset, the media is ignoring this pending enviro disaster

      It's difficult to be happy knowing so many suffer. We must unite.

      by War on Error on Wed Jul 24, 2013 at 07:48:45 AM PDT

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      •  A link to your diary would be appreciated, or I (1+ / 0-)
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        will try to dig it up through your sig.

        That is a very distressing thought about Utah tar sands.

        Propaganda is the executive arm of the invisible government. ~ Edward Bernays

        by 4Freedom on Wed Jul 24, 2013 at 09:19:30 AM PDT

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        •  Oh, here it is (1+ / 0-)
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          UTAH GOV determined to DESTROY UTAH: Tar Sands, Oil Shale & Fracking CHALLENGED

          THE PLANS DWARF ALBERTA!  Eastern Utah is a desert, so UTAH Gov grants 1000s of licences for tar sands, oil shale, and fracking.  The only water available for this water sucking processes for extracting bitumen oil and gas require millions, yes, millions of gallons of water.  Therefore, Utah Government is determined to Destroy Utah, the Green River, The White River, and the Colorado River.

          I've been following this insanity for a while now.  Here's what I have learned that has me convinced that the Utah Government is determined to destroy Utah.

          I think once you read through these articles, you will agree that the

          I posted this research compilation yesterday.

          Thanks for your interest.

          It's difficult to be happy knowing so many suffer. We must unite.

          by War on Error on Wed Jul 24, 2013 at 09:49:09 AM PDT

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    •  Yes, I am aware of the tar sands extraction in (0+ / 0-)

      Utah. It has been approved by the Obama administration even though they have seen what it did to the boreal forest in Canada.

      And your segue into Utah what has it got to do with my comment about the ownership of the Canadian Tar sands?

      These environmental disasters respect no borders, the whole continent of North America is being destroyed by oil and gas exploration and extraction.

      To thine ownself be true

      by Agathena on Wed Jul 24, 2013 at 08:15:32 AM PDT

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