If the ACP project is allowed to proceed, the ABRA Pipeline CSI program will work to limit the inevitable environmental damage through a program designed to investigate and follow-up on reported incidents of both downstream surface water impact and noncompliance with construction requirements in areas of direct disturbance, including the pipeline corridor, access roads, and stream crossings.
WHAT IS A VIOLATION?
Construction of large pipelines across the Appalachian region unavoidably results in noncompliance with runoff control requirements. Many types of noncompliance that should result in enforcement action by regulatory agencies are readily observable both onsite and through photographic and/or video evidence. The Top-Ten List highlights types of noncompliance that are among the most frequent or significant.