$257M Penn. Pipeline Could Be Bad For Birds, FWS Says

Law360, New York (February 10, 2012, 7:04 PM EST) -- A $257 million Pennsylvania gas pipeline proposed by a New York subsidiary of Inergy LP must better account for the safety of the region's migratory birds, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said in a comment filed Friday.

In a letter to the Federal Energy Regulation Committee, FWS said the project's current migratory bird impact assessment and habitat restoration plan did not address a number of issues that could negatively affect migratory birds, including forest fragmentation, noise from compressor stations, lighting and the appearance of new,...
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