Basic steps to follow when you learn that your community is threatened by livestock confinement operations housing thousands of chickens, hogs, or cattle. They can be stopped if neighbors work together. (Here is a PDF version)
Here are some questions you need to ask if you are faced with the prospect of a new power plant in your community or region. These are not all the questions, but if you can find the answers to these, your calls for help will be easier to address.
This is a fact sheet "Strategies for winning land development battles" developed by Community & Environmental Defense Services (www.ceds.org); an organization with a mission to "help people defend their community and environment from the impact of sprawl, bad zoning decisions, and other flawed development projects."