Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Creve Coeur Park zip line wins approval

Photo by Robert Cohen

CLAYTON • Brushing aside vociferous opposition, the St. Louis County Council on Tuesday approved a treetop adventure course that naturalists fear will jeopardize birds populating a migratory habitat in Creve Coeur Park.

A disappointed Mitch Leachman, the executive director of the St. Louis Chapter of the Audubon Society, said he hopes to meet immediately with park officials to minimize the impact on the 425 bird species that nest or pass through the area of the park where the course is expected to welcome its first visitors this spring.

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