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Old 07-06-2012, 08:36 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Ocotillo Express Wind Farm

13,000 acres going. Wind farming will be the next big open space threat. This one has a bit for everyone. Loss of wheeling, Loss of areas to target shoot and this one:

May 19, 2012 (Ocotillo) -- In a precedent that has horrified wildlife experts, the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service has authorized the “take” (meaning harassment, displacement or even death) of 10 endangered Peninsular Bighorn Sheep – five ewes and five lambs.

Big money being played here. More info on link below along with petition to stop construction. This could move into your wheeling area.

http://www.icorva.com/index.php?opti...news&Itemid=82
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