This map of pipelines in America shows how truly un-unprecedented another pipeline would be!
So ban it!
To say it looks worse than your grandmother’s varicose veins is no exaggeration.
The next map only features natural gas pipelines. It is hard to find a state that does not have a pipeline. Without them the US would simply come to a grinding halt.
The last map shows the major oil pipelines (in other words, excluding a lot of local 8 inch pipelines that criss-cross just about everywhere):
Now you probably understand why after 9/11, detailed pipeline maps, at least from U.S. government sources, were hard to come by!