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Natural Resource Development and Environmental Impact in Northern BC

This guide highlights the Northern BC Archives collections on natural resource development and environmental impact in Northern BC.

Energy, Mines, and Resource Subseries (1974-1979)

The Honourable Iona Campagnolo fonds >> Political Papers Series >> Energy, Mines, and Resource Subseries (1974-1979)

2009.6.13.49.0162 - Pacific Northern Gas pipeline construction siteEnergy, Mines and Resource Subseries - 2009.6.13.12

Subseries consists of documents and correspondence regarding the Department of Energy, Mines and Resources and issues about mining, energy generation, and pipelines in northern British Columbia. Includes correspondence about the state of energy in Canada; wind, solar, and other forms of alternative energy; conservation of energy; use of nuclear power, coal, oil, and natural gas in Canada; and general inquiries about the oil and gas industry. Also includes correspondence regarding proposed mining projects, particularly in northern BC; the development of pipelines in Canada; the environmental impacts of mining and pipelines; and inquiries and statements of opinion about proposed pipelines such as the Kitimat-Edmonton pipeline, the Mackenzie Delta pipeline, and the Alaska Alcan pipeline. Supplemental records accompany much of the correspondence and include reference material, newspaper articles, and informational reports.

Image: 2009.6.13.49.0162 - Pacific Northern Gas pipeline construction site

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