Diesel http://boisestatepublicradio.org en Coal Train Traffic Increase Could Be Bad News For Health http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/coal-train-traffic-increase-could-be-bad-news-health <p>There are now six new export terminals proposed to be built along the Northwest coast. The goal? To bring American coal to Asia, via train and ship.</p><p>If these terminals are approved that could mean more than 100 million tons of coal traveling by rail across Idaho, Washington and Oregon every year.</p><p>The potential for more train traffic has public health experts concerned.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 29 Mar 2012 11:09:51 +0000 Courtney Flatt/Ashley Ahearn 3258 at http://boisestatepublicradio.org Coal Train Traffic Increase Could Be Bad News For Health