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CBC Follows up on T Buck Concerns over CN Spraying too close to Skeena

Province investigating after allegations CN Rail improperly used herbicide-- CBC Oct 15rh 2017

B.C.'s Ministry of Environment is reviewing claims that CN Rail improperly sprayed pesticides directly adjacent to the Skeena River between Terrace and Prince Rupert.

Photographs taken along the river near CN tracks show what appears to be a line of dead vegetation that crosses creeks and waterways, according to the environmentalists who documented the more than 100 kilometre stretch of treated area.

"You can see the dead vegetation, it goes right onto the rubble that goes down into the Skeena," said Luanne Roth, a spokesperson with the T.Buck Suzuki Environmental Foundation