Oil 101: Moving Beyond Platforms Pollution and Pipelines in Santa Barbara County

Watch this one-hour presentation on the history and current status of oil projects in Santa Barbara County. This is a recording of a live event that aired in May 2020–a collaborative effort by the following organizations:

350 Santa Barbara
Center for Biological Diversity
Environmental Defense Center
Food and Water Action
Los Padres ForestWatch
Sierra Club
Wishtoyo Chumash Foundation

Five years after the disastrous Plains Pipeline spill that oiled Refugio State Beach, the oil industry is pushing ahead with several oil projects in Santa Barbara County. Join us for an overview of the most threatening oil projects ㅡ Exxon oil trucking, rebuilding Plains pipeline, Cat Canyon, CalGEM, and drilling on BLM land ㅡ and learn how you can get involved, even virtually.