ABRA conducted a tour for representatives of the media on April 27 of sites along the route of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline in Highland and Bath Counties, Virginia. Left, above, CSI Committee Chair Rick Webb (r) discusses with Mike Soraghan of E&E News how and where the ACP would cross the Jackson River in northern Bath County. Right, above, Robert Zullo of the Richmond Times-Dispatch (c) walks with David Sligh of Wild Virginia (l) and Richard Brooks of the Cowpasture River Preservation Association on property in southwestern Highland County where the ACP would cross land heavily laden with sinkholes and karst topography. For more, see Recorder article below, “Media told karst damage from project is certain.” (Photos courtesy of Cat McCue of Appalachian Voices).
ABRA Conducts Tour of ACP Route for Media Representatives