Photo Gallery: The Troubles With Nord Stream

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Countdown on the Baltic Sea Will Baby Herring and Conservationists Delay Russo-German Pipeline?

Preparations are fast taking shape for the construction of the controversial Nord Stream natural gas pipeline between Russia and Germany this spring. But it still faces a legal challenge in Germany from environmentalists, and critics say the project could disrupt the spring spawning of the herring found in the western Baltic Sea.