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Tar sands: Heavy price for heavy oil?


Chris Bourdeau

Communications section, Alberta Environment, Edmonton.

Glen van der Kraak

Fishery biologist at the University of Guelph, Ontario

E.A. Johnson

Professor of biological sciences, University of Calgary.

Andrew Nikiforuk

Tar Sands: Dirty Oil and the Future of a Continent.

George Poitras

Consultation coordinator, Mikisew Cree, Fort Chipewyan, Alberta.

Greg Stringham

Vice-president for oil sands at the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers.

Kevin Timoney

Treeline Ecological Research, Sherwood Park, Alberta.

Philip Vircoe

Shell media relations, Calgary, Alberta.



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