CPT PEACEMAKER CONGRESS
Demand Coastal GasLink Stop Work on Indigenous Archeological Site
September 25, 2021
Coastal GasLink bulldozed an ancient site on Wet’suwet’en Territory. They obtained a permit from the BC Oil and Gas Commission without their Free, Prior, and Informed Consent, despite the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples being legislated by the provincial government in 2018.
Call the BC Oil and Gas Commission: Demand accountability, revoke the site alteration permit and issue a stop work order!
Public Inquiry and Concerns – Fort St John:
Toll free: 1-800-663-7867
Commissioner Paul Jeakins
Minister of Forests, Lands, Operations, and Rural Development
Project Lead: Environmental Assessment Office
Executive Project Director: Environmental Assessment Office
Compliance and Enforcement Lead: Environmental Assessment Office
Coastal GasLink is destroying a sacred archeological site on Gidimt’en Territory. They obtained the permit without consultation or consent. We demand a stop work order immediately and for all artifacts to be returned. This place is part of an ancient village site, Ts’elkay Kwe Ceek was verified in testimony during the Delgamuukw court case. They are literally wiping us off our territory.