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Highlanders for Responsible Development is a citizens’ group that promotes stewardship of Highland County’s unspoiled landscape, natural resources and exceptional quality of life. We support policies and activities that are based upon informed community discourse, democratic decision making, prudent land use and sustainable economic development.


Pipeline Companies Can’t Yet Claim Eminent Domain
Forest Plan Raises Questions About Fracking in Highland
Southern Environmental Law Center on National Forest Plan
Atlantic Coast Pipeline:  A Threat to Shenandoah Mountain

Monongahela National Forest Urged to Reject Survey Request

George Washington National Forest Urged to Reject Survey Reques
Alternate Pipeline Routes
 (updated 10/08/14)
Dominion Open House Aerial Maps

Eminent Domain Lawyers in Virginia
Public Officials to Contact About the Pipeline

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Guide for Landowners
Slide Show on the Review Process