Indigenous Environmental Network on Army Corps Statement regarding Dakota Access Pipeline

Cannon Ball, ND – In a letter to the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced they have not made a final decision on whether to grant Dakota Access an easement to drill under the Missouri River. Continue reading

Coalition Support of Tribal Lawsuits Against US Army Corps Permits for the Dakota Access Pipeline

On Tuesday, July 26, 2016, the US Army Corps of Engineers (“USACE”) approved the water crossing permits for the Dakota Access Pipeline, proposed to carry fracked oil from the Bakken fields in North Dakota 1,172 miles to Patoka, Illinois. Continue reading