Oil Pipeline

September 27, 2011 - 4:35 AM
In hopes of reducing waterborne oil spills, Mark Maher address the U.S. State Department in a public hearing regarding the proposed Keystone XL Pipeline on Monday, Sept. 26, 2011. The 1,700-mile pipeline would connect Canadian tar sands to Port Arthur refineries. The pipeline has been controversial with a number of environmentalists because it would cross six U.S. states. (AP Photo/The Enterprise, Guiseppe Barranco)