30 Jan '18, 10pm

Legal Challenge Filed to Stop Construction of Louisiana's Bayou Bridge Pipeline

Less than a week after construction began on the controversial Bayou Bridge pipeline in Louisiana, a coalition of crawfishers and environmental groups took legal steps to immediately shut down the project. As a result, on February 8 a federal judge will review a request filed this morning from Earthjustice , a nonprofit environmental law firm, which seeks to halt construction of the pipeline through the Atchafalaya Basin while the court considers the firm’s earlier case challenging the pipeline’s permitting. The motion was filed on behalf of a coalition of the Atchafalaya Basinkeeper, the Sierra Club, the Gulf Restoration Network, the Louisiana Crawfish Producers Association-West, and the Waterkeeper Alliance. If built, the pipeline would transport up to 480,000 barrels of oil a day from Lake Charles, in southwestern Louisiana, to a terminal in St. James Parish on the bank...

Full article: https://www.desmogblog.com/2018/01/30/bayou-bridge-pipeli...

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