Superior Rivers Watershed Association Position Statement in Regard to the Proposed Enbridge Line 5 Reroute Through the Bad River Watershed

Enbridge’s proposed Line 5 reroute calls for approximately forty-one miles of thirty-inch diameter pipeline transporting light crude and natural gas liquids through the Bad River Watershed. According to permit filing information Enbridge provided to the Public Service Commission (PSC) and Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR), the proposed reroute corridor through this water-rich area will…

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Monitoring in Response to Proposed Enbridge Line 5 Reroute in Bad River watershed

What’s the Issue? Enbridge’s proposed Line 5 petroleum and natural gas pipeline reroute is moving forward. Property leases and land purchases are being secured. The proposed pipeline corridor will directly impact an approximately forty-one mile long swath through the Bad River watershed, affecting the entire watershed as it crosses over 180 permanent and intermittent streams,…

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