Submission Number: MBTL-EIS-0000441 

Received: 9/17/2013 12:00:00 AM
Commenter:  Anonymous

Agency: Cowlitz County, the Washington Department of Ecology, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Initiative: Millennium Bulk-Terminals Longview EIS
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I would like to see a global impact study.

I would like to see a study of the impact to property values as people leave the area. An Aesthetic impact study.

I would like to see an economic study of how providing fuel to China undermines jobs in the USA. How does a few local jobs gained affect the rest of the jobs in the Country?

Don't the prevailing winds across the Pacific Ocean blow eastward? How will the burning of all that coal in China affect us in the USA?

What is the effect of easy coal/fuel provision on the motivie to find alternatives to that dirty fuel? Why strive for cleaner ways of using energy when something cheap and easy is at hand?

I would like to see the Aluminum plant site completely cleaned up.

I would like to see an economic study about how stable an investment coal shipping is.

I'd like to see a study of world-wide health effects of burning coal throughout the world.

I would like to see what competing energy/cleaner energy infrastructures would do with the same coal infrastructure investment.