Syncrude to pay over $2.7M to settle blue heron death charges in Alberta
Abandoned sump pond lacked deterrents to keep waterfowl away, even though the pond met criteria for being high risk.
Syncrude charged in heron deaths at Alberta oil sands mine
Energy producer charged under Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act, could face $500K penalty.
Oil sands assessment of 30 dead herons underway
Alberta Energy Regulator has sent staff to to the Syncrude Canada Mildred Lake mine site.