Aliah Carpenter, Duncan Macintosh and Trystan Dupre were three of five students involved in a research project at Carlton High School testing heavy metals in the North Saskatchewan River.Tyler Marr/paNOW Staff
Five students from Carlton Comprehensive Public High School presented their findings from a recent study of heavy metals in the North Saskatchewan River and the impact to water quality after the 2016 Husky oil spill.
Debate and rebuttals took periodic turns into heated exchanges, applause and the occasional gavel pound to calm the crowd during a public hearing for a newly proposed lagoon in the Rural Municipality of Buckland.
June 9, 2018 - 2:42pmUpdated: June 10, 2018 - 7:04am
Some carried flags, others bore face paint, t-shirts, bandanas and buttons, signs, stickers and rainbow stripes, but all were gathered in a collective force to promote inclusion, diversity and acceptance.