In danger: Cowpasture River, Bath County
FERC Approves Atlantic Coast Pipeline
ABRA Response to FERC's Decision on ACP
FERC Approves Mountain Valley Pipeline
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Last week’s ABRA Update reported that the Virginia State Water Control Board would hold special meetings in on the proposed water quality certifications for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline (ACP) and Mountain Valley Pipeline (MVP). The Department of Environmental Quality has since provided additional information on how the sessions will proceed.
The proposed conservation easement conversions of certain properties along the routes of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline and the Mountain Valley Pipeline may be decided on Monday, October 16 during a special meeting of the Board of Directors of the Virginia Outdoors Foundation.
A public forum on human rights and environmental justice impacts that would result from the Atlantic Coast Pipeline and the Mountain Valley Pipeline is scheduled for Saturday, October 28 in Charlottesville, VA beginning at 11:30 am. The event will feature experts in the fields of environmental and medical science,
The North Carolina Division of Air Quality on October 10 opened a public comment period for a minor source air quality permit for the proposed Northampton Compressor Station, which would serve the Atlantic Coast Pipeline (ACP). If the permit is approved,
The Virginia State Water Control Board (SWCB) announced this week that it will hold town meetings in December to consider the applications for water quality certification for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline and the Mountain Valley Pipeline. The consideration is part of the process required under Section 401 of the federal Clean Water Act.
Local & ACP
- – NRDC – 10/12/17
Regional & MVP
- – Charleston Gazette-Mail – 10/14/17
- – Environmental Defense Fund – 10/19/17
Our member group Dominion Pipeline Monitoring Coalition has produced a series of interactive Story Maps that take a deeper look at some of the reasons the ACP and MVP are unacceptable proposals. Click on the map image below to navigate to the full map content.