By WCCO-TV Staff

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A world-renowned actress is joining the fight against a controversial pipeline project in northern Minnesota.

Jane Fonda was in Park Rapids Monday. She met with a group of protesters who are against Enbridge Energy’s Line 3 project.

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That pipeline runs across Minnesota, beginning in Alberta, Canada and ending in Superior, Wisconsin.

Opponents of the project say it could pollute native lands and water. Supporters say it creates jobs and helps the economy.