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Military veterans confront police guarding a bridge near Oceti Sakowin Camp on the edge of the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation on December 1, 2016, outside Cannon Ball, North Dakota, during a protest against the Dakota Access Pipeline.

Company Behind DAPL Removes Private Security Firm From Site

Energy Transfer Partners spokesperson: “We continue to have security measures in place in North Dakota, just no longer need boots on the ground.”

Indigenous children at the L'eau Est La Vie (Water is Life) Camp on June 24, 2017, in southern Louisiana.

New Louisiana Anti-Pipeline Camp Increases Security by Requiring Water Protector Application

The vetting process is intended to keep out infiltrators and protect camp occupiers.

 Indigenous leaders open the L'eau Est La Vie (Water Is Life) Camp in ceremony June 24, 2017, in southern Louisiana.

ICYMI: Prayer and Resistance Camp Launches in Louisiana to Challenge Pipeline Connected to DAPL

The Bayou Bridge Pipeline would transport North Dakota’s crude oil to refineries and facilities in Louisiana.

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UPDATE: Judge Likely to Make Decision on DAPL Operations in September

A U.S. District Court judge will hear arguments from both sides throughout the summer.

Protesters march during a demonstration against the Dakota Access Pipeline on March 10, 2017, in Washington, D.C. Thousands of protesters and members of Native nations marched in D.C. to oppose the construction of the pipeline.

Company Behind Dakota Access In Spotlight for Numerous Pipeline Incidents

The Dakota Access Pipeline has already had three spills; the Rover Pipeline is facing litigation over incidents, too.

Two protestors hang suspended from ropes above the Minnesota Vikings and Chicago Bears football game on January 1, 2017, at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The protesters unfurled a banner in opposition to the Dakota Access Pipeline.

U.S. Bank Pulls Funds from All Oil and Gas Pipeline Construction

The financial institution is, instead, prioritizing solar and wind.

Native Americans and their supporters rally in front of the Trump International Hotel April 27, 2017, in Washington, D.C., to protest the Dakota Access Pipeline, the Keystone XL Pipeline and others they say damage the environment.

Dakota Access Pipeline Sees Its First Spill

The 1,172-mile long crude oil pipeline is not yet operational.

 The Franklin Mountains, which sit in El Paso, Texas, where the two pipelines will run through.

DAPL Developer Has 2 New Natural Gas Pipelines in West Texas

After months of pushback from local Native and Latinx environmentalists, the Comanche Trail and Trans-Pecos pipelines are in service. 

A Native American rider climbs a hill outside Oceti Sakowin Camp on the edge of the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation on December 3, 2016, outside Cannon Ball, North Dakota.

Company Behind Dakota Access Pipeline Wins Legal Right To Keep Spill Risks From the Public

This ruling came as a result of the pipeline being damaged last month.

 Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-WA), left, and Sen. Tom Carper (D-DE), right.

Senators Ask Army Corps for Documentation on Dakota Access Pipeline Environmental Reviews

They worry that the now-completed project lacked proper governmental oversight.

The currency of Norway, the krone.

Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Meets With Ethics Council of World's Largest Fund

Norway's sovereign wealth fund is worth $915 billion.

President Donald Trump speaks about the Keystone XL decision during a National Economic Council meeting in the Oval Office at the White House March 24, 2017, in Washington, D.C.

State Department Issues Keystone XL Permit

Trump called it a "historic moment for North American and energy independence."

An aboveground portion of the Dakota Access Pipeline at a safety valve site near Oskaloose, Iowa, is seen burnt, a result of vandalism.

Dakota Access Pipeline Vandalized in South Dakota, Iowa

Unidentified suspects torched a hole into a portion of the line.

Protesters march during a demonstration against the Dakota Access Pipeline on March 10, 2017, in Washington, D.C.

Water Protector Denies Claims That DAPL Workers Have Been Threatened

“They haven’t been attacked,” says Joye Braun of the Indigenous Environmental Network. “We have.”

Protesters march during a demonstration against the Dakota Access Pipeline on March 10, 2017, in Washington, D.C.

Oil Scheduled To Start Flowing Through DAPL This Week

The pipeline will be able to carry the substance from North Dakota to Illinois.

Hundreds of people sit in silent protest against the Dakota Access Pipeline outside the offices of the Army Corps of Engineers November 15, 2016. in Washington, D.C.

Confidential Memo Claims DAPL Route Doesn't Disproportionately Impact Poor Communities

In reality, the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe has a poverty rate of about 40 percent. 

Campers set structures on fire in preparation of the Army Corp's 2 p.m. CT deadline to leave the Oceti Sakowin protest camp on February 22, 2017, in Cannon Ball, North Dakota.

What 4 Indigenous Women Have to Say About Standing Rock's Ongoing Fight

Authorities are clearing out the Oceti Sakowin Camp, though water protectors remain. What does the end of the largest camp mean for the movement?

Photo courtesy of Phillips 66

Louisiana Pipeline Explodes, Injuring 2 Workers and Leaving 1 Missing

Nearby, activists and residents are fighting to stop construction of the Bayou Bridge Pipeline.

Photo Illustration by Matt Cardy/Getty Images

California City of Davis Divests from Wells Fargo in DAPL Protest

The bank handles its $30 million in investments and $1 million average cash balance.

The map above illustrates accidents across the U.S. by Energy Transfer Partners. The yellow points are where different accidents have happened, including pipeline spills, onshore facility malfunctions, storage tank leaks and mobile incidents.

In 2 Years, Company Behind DAPL Reported 69 Accidents, Polluting Rivers in 4 States

Energy Transfer Partners is the focus of a new report by a Louisiana-based environmental organization.