Over the last several years, Alberta has killed more than 500 wolves  using aerial sharpshooters and poisoned bait in order to conceal the impact of rapid industrial development  on Canada’s iconic woodland caribou.
Independent scientists  say that declining caribou health stems chiefly from habitat destruction caused by the encroachment of the tar sands and timber industries. But in a perverse attempt to cover industry’s tracks, the Alberta government is ignoring the science and shifting the blame to a hapless scapegoat: the wolf.
Is this what “ethical oil ” looks like?
And for those who may be unfamiliar with what the 'ethical oil' campaign is, check out our previous coverage  of the Sierra Club's John Bennett  and Ethical Oil Institute spokesperson Kathryn Marshall on CBC's Power and Politics with Evan Solomon.