If the DEC were to approve the permits for the Constitution Pipeline, DEC would be giving a thumbs-up to clear-cutting 1,000 acres of forested land in New York. Assuming ten feet between each tree, this would mean a loss of 436,000 trees. Assuming six feet between each tree, the pipeline would take more than 1.2 million trees.

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