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Few Valley Fills Likely to Meet Federal Standards Under New EPA Guidance
By Suzanne Goldenberg, Guardian The Obama administration effectively called time today on one...
Apr 1, 2010 | Read More
Mine Owner's Plan Includes Burying More than 7 Miles of West Virginia Streams
The Environmental Protection Agency raised the bar for mountaintop mining today with a proposal to...
Mar 26, 2010 | Read More
Mountaintop Mining Opponent Set to Debate Massey Energy CEO
On Thursday night, environmental lawyer Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., will step onto a stage in the heart...
Jan 19, 2010 | Read More
Is Mining an Exception to the ‘Base Our Decisions on Science’ Rule?
As the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency emerges from a dark eight years under the Bush...
Jan 11, 2010 | Read More
The EPA put its promise to protect mountain streams into action today, taking a rare first step...
Oct 16, 2009 | Read More
Six months after EPA officials announced they had serious concerns about water contamination from...
Sep 11, 2009 | Read More
Mike Brune, executive director of the Rainforest Action Network, was one of 29 people arrested by...
Jun 24, 2009 | Read More
NASA's chief climate scientist James Hansen put it all on the line today to call attention to the...
Jun 23, 2009 | Read More
If the Obama administration wants to protect the people and mountains of Appalachia, it needs to...
Jun 11, 2009 | Read More
God's take on Mountaintop Mining
In Appalachia, there is a growing struggle between two formidable forces – the coal industry that...
Mar 26, 2009 | Read More