In an unprecedented present of state-and-federal solidarity on the problem, Gov. Steve Bullock and U.S. Sen. Jon Tester, each Montana Democrats, referred to as upon U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to ramp up stress on the Canadian authorities with a purpose to deal with legacy impacts of transboundary air pollution within the Kootenai River system.
As British Columbia’s downstream neighbor, Montana has purpose to be involved about poisonous pollution spilling throughout the worldwide border and into the state’s prized watersheds, which help fish and wildlife, in addition to a vibrant economic system.
LINK (through: The Flathead Beacon)
The monitor file of Teck Metals, one of many mines within the area, speaks for itself.