Paddle Past Coal
Concerned Oregonians and Washingtonians took to kayaks in Bradbury Slough off the main stem of the Columbia River, near Mayger, Oregon, Oct. 20, 2012, to draw attention to the dangers of Ambre Energy's Morrow Pacific coal export proposal. Thousands of citizens are calling on Oregon Gov. John Kitzahaber to deny Ambre's plan to turn a cherished public resource, the Columbia River Gorge, into a dirty coal chute, and convert Bradbury Slough from important juvenile salmon habitat into a coal barge parking lot.
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