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Updates from Appalachia


“Friends of Coal Bowl” Sellout: Naming of a Football Game

Although I am not a native of WV,…

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Forest Stewardship Council: Facing a crisis of confidence?

A new report finds that FSC-certified plantations are…

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Roanoke Times opposes mountaintop removal

Following its series on MTR (linked below), an…

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Mountaintop removal mining series published in Roanoke Va Times

The Times says that mountaintop removal mining ”…

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Energy Blueprint being developed by Appalachian Regional Commission

According to the ARC press release, a review…

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