by Ari Phillips Oct 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 Oct 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 Sep 15, 2014
Does a corporation's right to profit trump a country's right to protect its land and water?
by Katie Valentine Sep 9, 2014
"We think the Obama administration should make this one of his legacies -- protecting Appalachian water."
by Katie Valentine Sep 4, 2014
The August spill led to water bans for hundreds of Canadians.
by Kiley Kroh Aug 14, 2014
“We do not want the mine developing or operating in that sacred headwaters," Neskonlith Chief Judy Wilson said.
by Katie Valentine Aug 7, 2014
An emergency declaration and water ban are in effect for communities affected by the massive spill.
by Katie Valentine Aug 5, 2014
“The potential long-term impact to waterways, the watershed and roads is huge."
by Katie Valentine Jun 6, 2014
The U.S. Department of Labor awarded Kentucky $7.5 million to get unemployed coal miners back to work.
by Ari Phillips May 22, 2014
301 miners died after an explosion and fire cut off electricity to the depths of a coal mine in Soma, Turkey.