This group, the 'West Coast Environmental Law', is trying to protect the environment through the legal system and the laws. The group, has been in place since 1974. They have a staff that includes very dedicated lawyers and legal analysts that help educate people about the environmental issues that effect people of Canada and the world. They proudly work with people in every level of government and private sector individuals. They also work with members of 'First Nation' governments, to promote proactive laws, to ensure and maintain a healthy environment. This helps explain it more. Their primary goal is to educate ordinary citizens, about laws in the making and new uncharted laws, that can help protect and sustain the environment in a healthy 'green' way. They use powerful tool to educated and motivate the masses about a environmentally sound and healthy environment. The group is currently trying to educate citizens of Canada on the 'Enbridge pipelines'. They are urging residents and friends of a clean, safe environment to be heard at the hearings that will take place all over British Columbia in January and February of 2012. They are taking oral statements from concerned citizens that want to be heard, but can not attend in person.