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Updates from Appalachia


Kentuckians and Friends Show State Officials Their Love for Mountains on Valetine’s Day

Despite cool, rainy weather in Frankfort, KY, more…

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New Tool Reveals “The Human Cost” of Mountaintop Removal Uses Scientific Data to Show Negative Health…

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Activists Stage Protest, Attempt to Shut Down Operations at Coal Plant in Arden, N.C.

Activists attached signs to the coal loader at…

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SELC’s Top 10 Endangered Places List Shows Threats in the Southeast

By Madison Hinshaw, Communications Editorial Intern in Spring…

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Fight to Save Blair Mountain Continues

Recent heavy equipment activity on Blair Mountain has…

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