View Keystone Xl Pipeline Route Background. The pipeline would also include the bakken marketlink in baker, mt—a pipeline lateral that could transport crude oil from the bakken oil fields. The keystone xl is a proposed pipeline extending nearly 2,000 kilometres from hardisty, alberta to steele city, nebraska.
Opponents of the keystone xl pipeline demonstrate on the dodge street pedestrian bridge during rush hour in omaha, neb., on nov. After trump's revival of the keystone xl pipeline project, a law in south dakota could ban protests, as many fear a 'serious threat' to water. The existing smaller pipeline takes a more circuitous route.
Here's a look at the proposed route and some of the facts and controversies surrounding.
Army corps of engineers improperly approved a streamlined permit process without fully evaluating the impact on endangered species. See more of occupy keystone xl pipeline route on facebook. A federal lawsuit in montana still seeks to block construction, and several landowners along the route. Climate activists have rallied around the keystone xl pipeline as an environmental litmus test.