Keystone XL foes focus on local governments - Article Photos 1/2

Jim Carlson drives an ATV through a field of soybeans after shutting off the water in his central pivot irrigator in Silver Creek, north of Osceola, Neb. The route of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline runs through this field. Carlson supports turning to county officials and zoning boards to approve resolutions formally opposing the pipeline. AP PHOTO Nati Harnik