A strong majority of First Nations in Canada are open minded to pipeline and petroleum development.
The "no-everything" message from well funded protest groups is not representative of the majority.
Here are a couple quotes from this MUST READ article about Northern Gateway.
"Most aboriginal communities in northern British Columbia impacted by the Northern Gateway pipeline supported the $7.9 billion project and are angry Prime Minister Justin Trudeau rejected it, say representatives of three of the bands.”
"More than 30 of the 42 bands on the Alberta-to-West Coast pipeline’s right-of-way were looking forward to sharing in the construction and long-term benefits.”
Link to article: http://www.financialpost.com/m/wp/news/energy/blog.html?b=business.financialpost.com%2Fnews%2Fenergy%2Fwe-are-very-disappointed-loss-of-northern-gateway-devastating-for-many-first-nations-chiefs-say