The wacko environmental movement believes that anything mankind does is by definition evil. For example; these folks advocate the blowing up of dams even when millions of birds who depend on the irrigation water will die, they oppose nuclear power even though it would save them from their other apocalyptic global warming scenario, and right here in the Delta they are trying to shut down farming by flooding Delta islands.
The environmental jihad against the oil industry now has the Federal Government blowing up old oil and gas wells in the Gulf of Mexico. This destroys the coral reefs that have built up around the pilings for more than 4 decades. You can see the enormous destruction in the following video.