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200,000 litres of oil spills onto Ocean Man First Nation in Saskatchewan

estevan-sk-january-27-2016-a-pump-jack-near-estevan-sk1Saskatchewan government was notified of pipeline breach on Friday

CBC News Jan 23, 2017

About 200,000 litres of oil spilled near Stoughton, Sask., last week.

The pipeline breach occurred on First Nations land about 140 kilometres southeast of Regina. The spill covered an approximately 20-metre radius.

The provincial government was notified of the spill on Friday evening “as soon as the leak was detected,” a government email said. Media were notified Monday afternoon. Read the rest of this entry