That was the suggestion of the protest organizer Luanne Roth, who offered up her thoughts to the Northern View on Saturday, explaining that local residents that share their fears, had gathered on Saturday to express their desire to stop any potential shipments from the North Coast.
The snapshots and vignettes of the day's events making their way to twitter, You Tube and Facebook.
North Coast NDP MLA Jennifer Rice, Skeena NDP MLA Robin Austin and NDP MP Nathan Cullen, took to the streets in Vancouver, taking a break from the ongoing BC NDP convention to share their support with the protest organizers.
You can review some of the thoughts of the day's participants from the Facebook page (North Coast) Facebook page (National) and twitter feed of the event.
Media accounts of the day's events around British Columbia can be found below.
CBC.ca-- Climate change rallies staged across Canada
CTV BC-- Pipeline protest goes Canada-wide
Terrace Standard-- Large anti-Enbridge rally fills up Terrace park
Prince George Citizen-- Protest march opposes pipeline
Opinion 250-- Sending the Message to Ottawa
Vancouver Observer-- Thousands protest Enbridge in Vancouver