Health Hazards (See Johns Hopkins research letter under Files page)
Contaminated storm water runoff
Inadequate safeguards to remove the chicken excrement from the site
Le has no bond, no insurance, and no proof of having the financial ability to clean up the environmental hazards his operation will cause.
Hurricane or other catastrophic weather events spreading the huge volume of excrement and dead chickens all over the community.
Noise, dust, feathers, particles, etc. from ventilation fans
Asthma and other respiratory illnesses
Dead Chicken Disposal
Chicken Manure and Litter Disposal
How long until the ground is saturated with nutrients?
Smell, Odor, Aromas
Heavy Truck Traffic on small roads
Lost Property Values
Inability to sell our property
Increased Cancer Rates
Ground Water Contamination
Contaminated well water (We are all on wells)
Inadequate Environmental Assessment and monitoring by the USDA FSA
End of Life Decommissioning of the Facility