The Lower San Pedro and Aravaipa: Worthy of Protection
Includes project history (i.e., dirty energy from the Bowie gas plant), infrastructure details, routing, and a list of issues to consider about the nature and impact of this undesirable proposal.
Right-Click on the image above to download and save the powerpoint file, or click
here for a pdf version of the presentation.
Proposed SunZia route SPRV crossing:
Here is a higher resolution pdf version of the crossing.
Click on the image below for a detailed pdf showing the variety and scope of current conservation work.
Segment C276 [see our maps page] of the proposed Sunzia transmission line routes would cross the San Pedro River in Cascabel, defacing a spectacular set of cliffs and badlands, and bisecting a large area of mesquite bosque and acacia scrub that is valuable wildlife habitat. The slide presentation below makes a case for the preservation of the Cascabel Cliffs.
Cascabel Cliffs (10.3Mb)
Here is a link to a pdf version.
and Tom Collazo of the Nature Conservancy - presentation display
and presentations done by some of our own members
Chet Phillips 1/2
Chet Phillips 2/2