by Katie Valentine Posted on November 18, 2014
"This is one of the biggest sets of violations potential conspiracies to violate the Clean Water Act that we’ve ever seen."
by Katie Valentine Posted on November 3, 2014
The coal company, owned by Murray Energy, wants to mine a 16-acre section of the park.
by Andrew Breiner Posted on October 31, 2014 Updated: October 31, 2014
“I understand coal companies have to make money. They don’t have to make it all."
by Kiley Kroh Posted on October 30, 2014 Updated: October 30, 2014
"These are not local people. They are not here to do us good," said Colbert County resident Cecilia Hicks.
by Katie Valentine Posted on October 17, 2014
“We have clear scientific evidence that mountaintop removal coal mining jeopardizes the health of coalfield residents."
by Ari Phillips Posted on October 10, 2014
Lands around the Grand Canyon will be closed to the exploration and development of mining claims for at least 20 years.
by Ari Phillips Posted on October 3, 2014 Updated: October 3, 2014
"This is the first mountaintop mining permit ever challenged, and it should send a signal that the tide has turned on mountaintop mining."
by Alice Ollstein Posted on September 15, 2014 Updated: September 15, 2014
Does a corporation's right to profit trump a country's right to protect its land and water?
by Katie Valentine Posted on September 9, 2014 Updated: September 9, 2014
"We think the Obama administration should make this one of his legacies -- protecting Appalachian water."
by Katie Valentine Posted on September 4, 2014
The August spill led to water bans for hundreds of Canadians.