Most of today's news is filled with information about protests against pipelines such as the Keystone XL pipeline of the Dakota access pipeline. Protesters claim that it is harmful to the environment and infringes on the historical significance the land has to certain groups. How much of this is true? What are the alternatives to pipelines? Can we stop this tide if progression?
http://www.eia.gov/petroleum/transportation/ -Amount of oil transported by train.
Please look at the links above and any additional resources you can find and come charged to this Tuesdays meeting.