Legal primer: Knowing and protesting your rights when an interstate gas pipeline comes to your community. Environmental lawyer and former Federal Energy Regulatory Commission attorney Carolyn Elefant provides a practical, easy-to-understand guide for landowners.
Maps: The Piedmont Environmental Council has created maps of the proposed Spectra Energy pipeline route:
From the company: Spectra Energy’s new projects and process page
From the archives: Rappahannock News coverage of the proposed pipeline
> Editorial: Landowners, beware!
Pipelines 101: The federal Energy Information Administration’s guide to the U.S. natural gas pipeline network
In the press: More coverage of the pipeline proposal
> Daily Progress: Third new gas pipeline crossing Virginia proposed
> WRAL: Proposed gas pipeline worries Triangle residents (includes video report)
> Cumberland Times-News: $4 billion natural gas pipeline in early stages
> New York Times: A Pipeline Threatens Our Family Land
Safety concerns: List of pipeline-related accidents since 2000: