Spectra Pipeline Could Disrupt Environment, Ohio Dept. Says

Law360, New York (October 17, 2013, 5:17 PM EDT) -- The Ohio Department of Natural Resources recently recommended in a letter to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission filing that Spectra Energy Corp.'s proposed 73-mile pipeline extension project avoid state parks and minimize indirect stream impacts.

The state agency said in a comment letter filed with FERC on Oct. 11 that Spectra's planned Ohio Pipeline Energy Network would require extensive tree removal and could potentially affect the habitat of several local wildlife species, including a type of salamander known as the eastern hellbender and the so-called Indiana...
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