Impact of the NECEC

The 145-mile CMP transmission corridor will cut a swath through pristine Maine forest that’s as wide as the New Jersey Turnpike, crossing the Kennebec River Gorge, the Appalachian Trail, 263 wetlands, 115 streams, 12 inland waterfowl and wading bird habitat areas - as well as brook trout streams and deer wintering yards.

 

Source: Portland Press Herald

 

Source: Natural Resources Council of Maine