Mountaintop Removal Mining

Artists Take Public To School With Social Issues Exhibition in Beckley

An exhibit in Beckley called “Social Studies” is displaying visual art that relates to local, national and even global social standards.

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Two Decades Of Resistance: Coal River Mountain Watch Takes Stock At 20

Coal River Mountain Watch’s history of resistance to mountaintop coal mining is plastered across the wood panelled walls of the group’s modest office in…

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Coal Community Residents Again Ask Congress For Health Study Of Mountaintop Removal

Residents of Appalachian coal communities told a Congressional subcommittee Tuesday that the controversial mining practice known as mountaintop removal…

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Grant Funding Available for Economic Development Projects on Strip Mines

The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection’s Office of Abandoned Mine Lands and Reclamation is taking applications for grant funding…

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