According to NPS guidelines, the sites must be significant “in American history, architecture, archeology, engineering and culture.”
At least 15 townships and counties have voiced concerns to state officials about the pipeline.
A group of Wisconsin citizens plan to nominate the waters surrounding the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore as a National Marine Sanctuary.
EPA was a silent enabler of this multi-governmental failure. Yet criticism from some environmental watchdogs is curiously muted.