NFE/1.0"mountaintop removal" OR "mountain top removal" - Google Newshttps://news.google.com/news?hl=en&pz=1&ned=us&q=%5Cx22mountaintop+removal%5Cx22+OR+%5Cx22mountain+top+removal%5Cx22en-USnews-feedback@google.com&copy;2017 GoogleThu, 17 Aug 2017 22:20:09 GMTThu, 17 Aug 2017 22:20:09 GMT"mountaintop removal" OR "mountain top removal" - Google Newshttps://ssl.gstatic.com/news-static/img/logo/en_us/news.gifhttps://news.google.com/news?hl=en&pz=1&ned=us&q=%5Cx22mountaintop+removal%5Cx22+OR+%5Cx22mountain+top+removal%5Cx22Evidence Thin That Mountaintop Mining Harms Health: Coal Groups - Bloomberg BNAhttp://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg=AFQjCNEXrndLT_fpq_WXe15rYqMXEXqE1A&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&ei=mRaWWcL_FNrDhAG9hoH4Aw&url=https://www.bna.com/evidence-thin-mountaintop-n73014461987/tag:news.google.com,2005:cluster=https://www.bna.com/evidence-thin-mountaintop-n73014461987/Thu, 20 Jul 2017 14:24:57 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td width="80" align="center" valign="top"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"></font></td><td valign="top" class="j"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1"></div><div class="lh"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&amp;fd=R&amp;ct2=us&amp;usg=AFQjCNEXrndLT_fpq_WXe15rYqMXEXqE1A&amp;clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&amp;ei=mRaWWcL_FNrDhAG9hoH4Aw&amp;url=https://www.bna.com/evidence-thin-mountaintop-n73014461987/"><b>Evidence Thin That Mountaintop Mining Harms Health: Coal Groups</b></a><br><font size="-1"><b><font color="#6f6f6f">Bloomberg BNA</font></b></font><br><font size="-1">Coal industry officials are challenging the science behind an ongoing project, started by the Obama administration, to study the link between <b>mountaintop removal</b> mining and human health. Namely, they say the evidence is too thin to show a definitive&nbsp;...</font><br><font size="-1" class="p"></font><br><font class="p" size="-1"><a class="p" href="http://news.google.com/news/more?ncl=dHQaRJI1Or3qulM&amp;authuser=0&amp;ned=us"><nobr><b></b></nobr></a></font></div></font></td></tr></table> This earth-sheltered Australian hobbit home stays cozy all year - Inhabitathttp://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg=AFQjCNFCcpXGmO9SAxQt9MnMJnGhLyR87w&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&ei=mRaWWcL_FNrDhAG9hoH4Aw&url=http://inhabitat.com/this-earth-sheltered-australian-hobbit-home-stay-cozy-all-year/tag:news.google.com,2005:cluster=http://inhabitat.com/this-earth-sheltered-australian-hobbit-home-stay-cozy-all-year/Fri, 28 Jul 2017 11:18:16 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td width="80" align="center" valign="top"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"></font></td><td valign="top" class="j"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1"></div><div class="lh"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&amp;fd=R&amp;ct2=us&amp;usg=AFQjCNFCcpXGmO9SAxQt9MnMJnGhLyR87w&amp;clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&amp;ei=mRaWWcL_FNrDhAG9hoH4Aw&amp;url=http://inhabitat.com/this-earth-sheltered-australian-hobbit-home-stay-cozy-all-year/"><b>This earth-sheltered Australian hobbit home stays cozy all year</b></a><br><font size="-1"><b><font color="#6f6f6f">Inhabitat</font></b></font><br><font size="-1">In a new study released this week, it was revealed that among the 1.2 million residents living in parts of Appalachia, an additional 60,000 cases of cancer are directly linked to <b>mountaintop removal</b> mining, a practice that occurs most commonly in West&nbsp;...</font><br><font size="-1" class="p"></font><br><font class="p" size="-1"><a class="p" href="http://news.google.com/news/more?ncl=dn8iLDxxqDBwEMM&amp;authuser=0&amp;ned=us"><nobr><b></b></nobr></a></font></div></font></td></tr></table> Ben Sollee to perform at Ashmore Auditorium - Pensacola News Journalhttp://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg=AFQjCNGdiqaQa0GPzSyxTgnMhEHxdFZK4A&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779581770350&ei=mRaWWcL_FNrDhAG9hoH4Aw&url=http://www.pnj.com/story/life/light-side/bacon/2017/08/17/ben-sollee-perform-ashmore-auditorium/576455001/tag:news.google.com,2005:cluster=http://www.pnj.com/story/life/light-side/bacon/2017/08/17/ben-sollee-perform-ashmore-auditorium/576455001/Thu, 17 Aug 2017 17:09:04 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td width="80" align="center" valign="top"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&amp;fd=R&amp;ct2=us&amp;usg=AFQjCNGdiqaQa0GPzSyxTgnMhEHxdFZK4A&amp;clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&amp;cid=52779581770350&amp;ei=mRaWWcL_FNrDhAG9hoH4Aw&amp;url=http://www.pnj.com/story/life/light-side/bacon/2017/08/17/ben-sollee-perform-ashmore-auditorium/576455001/"><img src="//t3.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQk5VhZhHvTug2oBwxFgvGNvraNq8msjf4YPWM-qy8kvr1Ue8PiKphndLqGDPXKac4-lgw3UHUW" alt="" border="1" width="80" height="80"><br><font size="-2">Pensacola News Journal</font></a></font></td><td valign="top" class="j"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1"></div><div class="lh"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&amp;fd=R&amp;ct2=us&amp;usg=AFQjCNGdiqaQa0GPzSyxTgnMhEHxdFZK4A&amp;clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&amp;cid=52779581770350&amp;ei=mRaWWcL_FNrDhAG9hoH4Aw&amp;url=http://www.pnj.com/story/life/light-side/bacon/2017/08/17/ben-sollee-perform-ashmore-auditorium/576455001/"><b>Ben Sollee to perform at Ashmore Auditorium</b></a><br><font size="-1"><b><font color="#6f6f6f">Pensacola News Journal</font></b></font><br><font size="-1">... Paul Simon, cycled over 5000 miles as part of the “Ditch The Van” tours to fulfil a deeper connection to communicates and life on the road, as well as raise awareness for a near and dear cause, <b>Mountain Top Removal</b> Strip Mining in Central Appalachia.</font><br><font size="-1" class="p"></font><br><font class="p" size="-1"><a class="p" href="http://news.google.com/news/more?ncl=dIEycyhhocIXU6M&amp;authuser=0&amp;ned=us"><nobr><b>and more&nbsp;&raquo;</b></nobr></a></font></div></font></td></tr></table> Is surface mining damaging people's health in Appalachia? Federal panel seeks input. - Lexington Herald Leaderhttp://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg=AFQjCNH6ahzBnqnoWw-6Exhe3ox74lzamQ&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&ei=mRaWWcL_FNrDhAG9hoH4Aw&url=http://www.kentucky.com/news/state/article167459962.htmltag:news.google.com,2005:cluster=http://www.kentucky.com/news/state/article167459962.htmlWed, 16 Aug 2017 14:14:35 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td width="80" align="center" valign="top"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&amp;fd=R&amp;ct2=us&amp;usg=AFQjCNH6ahzBnqnoWw-6Exhe3ox74lzamQ&amp;clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&amp;ei=mRaWWcL_FNrDhAG9hoH4Aw&amp;url=http://www.kentucky.com/news/state/article167459962.html"><img src="//t3.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcSp8Ce3sQq5YwKtTseTXhSNa3B_WrUGkOS9cLm5EldT8PdIEEv5XRMcWe4zQNBjqvIriAuLut-g" alt="" border="1" width="80" height="80"><br><font size="-2">Lexington Herald Leader</font></a></font></td><td valign="top" class="j"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1"></div><div class="lh"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&amp;fd=R&amp;ct2=us&amp;usg=AFQjCNH6ahzBnqnoWw-6Exhe3ox74lzamQ&amp;clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&amp;ei=mRaWWcL_FNrDhAG9hoH4Aw&amp;url=http://www.kentucky.com/news/state/article167459962.html"><b>Is surface mining damaging people&#39;s health in Appalachia? Federal panel seeks input.</b></a><br><font size="-1"><b><font color="#6f6f6f">Lexington Herald Leader</font></b></font><br><font size="-1">A panel studying the potential link between surface mining and health problems in Appalachia plans meetings in Kentucky to gather information. The committee of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine will hold a town hall meeting <b>...</b></font><br><font size="-1" class="p"></font><br><font class="p" size="-1"><a class="p" href="http://news.google.com/news/more?ncl=dLyYtOFxABHdaqM&amp;authuser=0&amp;ned=us"><nobr><b></b></nobr></a></font></div></font></td></tr></table> WV DEP issues show cause order to Alpha mine - The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg=AFQjCNHrM9uy0z4OmxK9xJzO7pk7woQGnw&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&ei=mRaWWcL_FNrDhAG9hoH4Aw&url=https://www.theet.com/statejournal/wv-dep-issues-show-cause-order-to-alpha-mine/article_82d71bc0-0e38-501c-8efb-c41af96f586c.htmltag:news.google.com,2005:cluster=https://www.theet.com/statejournal/wv-dep-issues-show-cause-order-to-alpha-mine/article_82d71bc0-0e38-501c-8efb-c41af96f586c.htmlSat, 12 Aug 2017 00:57:16 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td width="80" align="center" valign="top"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"></font></td><td valign="top" class="j"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1"></div><div class="lh"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&amp;fd=R&amp;ct2=us&amp;usg=AFQjCNHrM9uy0z4OmxK9xJzO7pk7woQGnw&amp;clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&amp;ei=mRaWWcL_FNrDhAG9hoH4Aw&amp;url=https://www.theet.com/statejournal/wv-dep-issues-show-cause-order-to-alpha-mine/article_82d71bc0-0e38-501c-8efb-c41af96f586c.html"><b>WV DEP issues show cause order to Alpha mine</b></a><br><font size="-1"><b><font color="#6f6f6f">The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)</font></b></font><br><font size="-1">1 to Republic Energy, which operates the Middle Ridge <b>mountaintop removal</b> mine near Clear Creek. DEP had served four notices of violation at the mine since July 25, 2016. All four dealt with inadequate sediment control. The four violations resulted in <b>...</b></font><br><font size="-1" class="p"></font><br><font class="p" size="-1"><a class="p" href="http://news.google.com/news/more?ncl=dwM0NLL28t7vHZM&amp;authuser=0&amp;ned=us"><nobr><b></b></nobr></a></font></div></font></td></tr></table> Dear Media: Trump's “Beautiful, Clean Coal” Is Another Lie. Please Hold Him Accountable. - Common Dreamshttp://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg=AFQjCNH6DoqhOnXFC6Q-Vku42R4QFTy0_A&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779568018933&ei=mRaWWcL_FNrDhAG9hoH4Aw&url=https://www.commondreams.org/views/2017/08/04/dear-media-trumps-beautiful-clean-coal-another-lie-please-hold-him-accountabletag:news.google.com,2005:cluster=https://www.commondreams.org/views/2017/08/04/dear-media-trumps-beautiful-clean-coal-another-lie-please-hold-him-accountableFri, 04 Aug 2017 15:31:31 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td width="80" align="center" valign="top"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&amp;fd=R&amp;ct2=us&amp;usg=AFQjCNH6DoqhOnXFC6Q-Vku42R4QFTy0_A&amp;clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&amp;cid=52779568018933&amp;ei=mRaWWcL_FNrDhAG9hoH4Aw&amp;url=https://www.commondreams.org/views/2017/08/04/dear-media-trumps-beautiful-clean-coal-another-lie-please-hold-him-accountable"><img src="//t3.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcS-K_keZQ418g0S37mrQJzSOWCB7ZMCz4Ii9NWGr2OEEVNDFRUPxdKrbc32ZiKlCocOzQl4f8_e" alt="" border="1" width="80" height="80"><br><font size="-2">Common Dreams</font></a></font></td><td valign="top" class="j"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1"></div><div class="lh"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&amp;fd=R&amp;ct2=us&amp;usg=AFQjCNH6DoqhOnXFC6Q-Vku42R4QFTy0_A&amp;clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&amp;cid=52779568018933&amp;ei=mRaWWcL_FNrDhAG9hoH4Aw&amp;url=https://www.commondreams.org/views/2017/08/04/dear-media-trumps-beautiful-clean-coal-another-lie-please-hold-him-accountable"><b>Dear Media: Trump&#39;s “Beautiful, Clean Coal” Is Another Lie. Please Hold Him Accountable.</b></a><br><font size="-1"><b><font color="#6f6f6f">Common Dreams</font></b></font><br><font size="-1">&quot;And every day, thousands of residents, many of whom live unprotected within a football field of massive detonations, fly rock and silica dust, must deal with the fallout of cancer-linked <b>mountaintop removal</b> strip mining in West Virginia, as well as <b>...</b></font><br><font size="-1"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&amp;fd=R&amp;ct2=us&amp;usg=AFQjCNGkLiaKNYCK1ZRZsaumD8cQloAylA&amp;clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&amp;cid=52779568018933&amp;ei=mRaWWcL_FNrDhAG9hoH4Aw&amp;url=https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/03/us/politics/west-virginia-governor-to-switch-from-democrat-to-republican-trump.html">In West Virginia, Trump Hails Conservatism and a New GOP Governor</a><font size="-1" color="#6f6f6f"><nobr>New York Times</nobr></font></font><br><font size="-1" class="p"></font><br><font class="p" size="-1"><a class="p" href="http://news.google.com/news/more?ncl=dxFpUTNgeycCBSM&amp;authuser=0&amp;ned=us"><nobr><b>all 1,080 news articles&nbsp;&raquo;</b></nobr></a></font></div></font></td></tr></table> A 40-year-old Federal Law Literally Changed the Appalachian Landscape - West Virginia Public Broadcastinghttp://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg=AFQjCNEfwkfBQy4VyvcuILnC5-oz6_a2GA&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&ei=mRaWWcL_FNrDhAG9hoH4Aw&url=http://wvpublic.org/post/40-year-old-federal-law-literally-changed-appalachian-landscapetag:news.google.com,2005:cluster=http://wvpublic.org/post/40-year-old-federal-law-literally-changed-appalachian-landscapeSat, 05 Aug 2017 16:53:17 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td width="80" align="center" valign="top"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&amp;fd=R&amp;ct2=us&amp;usg=AFQjCNEfwkfBQy4VyvcuILnC5-oz6_a2GA&amp;clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&amp;ei=mRaWWcL_FNrDhAG9hoH4Aw&amp;url=http://wvpublic.org/post/40-year-old-federal-law-literally-changed-appalachian-landscape"><img src="//t1.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcTKCQKRp8aZ6n4CKSs4-Kf8l6xujm0tEE2jeyBFWUsIkRjo-UgH3_wFlQrOOWtnbnyYj3DXRVmq" alt="" border="1" width="80" height="80"><br><font size="-2">West Virginia Public Broadcasting</font></a></font></td><td valign="top" class="j"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1"></div><div class="lh"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&amp;fd=R&amp;ct2=us&amp;usg=AFQjCNEfwkfBQy4VyvcuILnC5-oz6_a2GA&amp;clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&amp;ei=mRaWWcL_FNrDhAG9hoH4Aw&amp;url=http://wvpublic.org/post/40-year-old-federal-law-literally-changed-appalachian-landscape"><b>A 40-year-old Federal Law Literally Changed the Appalachian Landscape</b></a><br><font size="-1"><b><font color="#6f6f6f">West Virginia Public Broadcasting</font></b></font><br><font size="-1">Kay was quick to say that the environmental impacts of <b>mountaintop removal</b> mining and other forms of strip mining might be worse without SMCRA, but added that the lack of enforcement by states has severely undercut the law&#39;s effectiveness. A federal&nbsp;...</font><br><font size="-1" class="p"></font><br><font class="p" size="-1"><a class="p" href="http://news.google.com/news/more?ncl=d3MJ1y-2fBsxC2M&amp;authuser=0&amp;ned=us"><nobr><b></b></nobr></a></font></div></font></td></tr></table> Sohn: Don't trade dead-end coal jobs for public lands - Chattanooga Times Free Presshttp://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg=AFQjCNEsD2dWXXQroGsqJjcOABB-KIyvxg&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&ei=mRaWWcL_FNrDhAG9hoH4Aw&url=http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/opinion/times/story/2017/aug/08/sohn-dont-trade-dead-end-coal-jobs-public-lan/442409/tag:news.google.com,2005:cluster=http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/opinion/times/story/2017/aug/08/sohn-dont-trade-dead-end-coal-jobs-public-lan/442409/Tue, 08 Aug 2017 04:04:38 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td width="80" align="center" valign="top"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&amp;fd=R&amp;ct2=us&amp;usg=AFQjCNEsD2dWXXQroGsqJjcOABB-KIyvxg&amp;clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&amp;ei=mRaWWcL_FNrDhAG9hoH4Aw&amp;url=http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/opinion/times/story/2017/aug/08/sohn-dont-trade-dead-end-coal-jobs-public-lan/442409/"><img src="//t0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcR4PcGSZSbbTIDmRlLd3BS_zAotoKup3vVmsuw0PEEkzbm76j-LzcZfTaCb0IV4idhbCYcIg8A9" alt="" border="1" width="80" height="80"><br><font size="-2">Chattanooga Times Free Press</font></a></font></td><td valign="top" class="j"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1"></div><div class="lh"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&amp;fd=R&amp;ct2=us&amp;usg=AFQjCNEsD2dWXXQroGsqJjcOABB-KIyvxg&amp;clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&amp;ei=mRaWWcL_FNrDhAG9hoH4Aw&amp;url=http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/opinion/times/story/2017/aug/08/sohn-dont-trade-dead-end-coal-jobs-public-lan/442409/"><b>Sohn: Don&#39;t trade dead-end coal jobs for public lands</b></a><br><font size="-1"><b><font color="#6f6f6f">Chattanooga Times Free Press</font></b></font><br><font size="-1">Just close your eyes and imagine <b>mountaintop removal</b> coming to a Great Smoky Mountains peak near you. The Trump administration is making an aggressive push to reinvigorate the struggling American coal industry and exploit commercial opportunities on&nbsp;...</font><br><font size="-1" class="p"></font><br><font class="p" size="-1"><a class="p" href="http://news.google.com/news/more?ncl=dlTji1Hm7We9XOM&amp;authuser=0&amp;ned=us"><nobr><b></b></nobr></a></font></div></font></td></tr></table> Is a Healthy Environment a Human Right? Testing the Idea in Appalachia - Truth-Outhttp://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg=AFQjCNF8QiGIq-zmpgu-9U6qmIUaij221g&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&ei=mRaWWcL_FNrDhAG9hoH4Aw&url=http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/41455-is-a-healthy-environment-a-human-right-testing-the-idea-in-appalachiatag:news.google.com,2005:cluster=http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/41455-is-a-healthy-environment-a-human-right-testing-the-idea-in-appalachiaMon, 07 Aug 2017 13:14:03 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td width="80" align="center" valign="top"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"></font></td><td valign="top" class="j"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1"></div><div class="lh"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&amp;fd=R&amp;ct2=us&amp;usg=AFQjCNF8QiGIq-zmpgu-9U6qmIUaij221g&amp;clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&amp;ei=mRaWWcL_FNrDhAG9hoH4Aw&amp;url=http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/41455-is-a-healthy-environment-a-human-right-testing-the-idea-in-appalachia"><b>Is a Healthy Environment a Human Right? Testing the Idea in Appalachia</b></a><br><font size="-1"><b><font color="#6f6f6f">Truth-Out</font></b></font><br><font size="-1">Hundreds gather at Lafayette Park in Washington, DC, to protest <b>mountaintop removal</b> mining in Appalachia, January 22, 2009. (Photo: Earthjustice / Flickr). Do we have a fundamental right to breathe clean air, drink clean water and eat safe food? The <b>...</b></font><br><font size="-1" class="p"></font><br><font class="p" size="-1"><a class="p" href="http://news.google.com/news/more?ncl=dYt2CJYP_V9s0XM&amp;authuser=0&amp;ned=us"><nobr><b></b></nobr></a></font></div></font></td></tr></table> Nicholas F. Stump: Is a healthy environment a human right? - Williamson Daily Newshttp://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg=AFQjCNGlIms7Gtp9FVvLS7zR2pVkPkUFaw&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&ei=mRaWWcL_FNrDhAG9hoH4Aw&url=http://www.williamsondailynews.com/opinion/nicholas-f-stump-is-a-healthy-environment-a-human-right/article_6de32c3e-e3cd-58c0-8cea-be07a47f35b1.htmltag:news.google.com,2005:cluster=http://www.williamsondailynews.com/opinion/nicholas-f-stump-is-a-healthy-environment-a-human-right/article_6de32c3e-e3cd-58c0-8cea-be07a47f35b1.htmlWed, 02 Aug 2017 04:08:48 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td width="80" align="center" valign="top"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&amp;fd=R&amp;ct2=us&amp;usg=AFQjCNGlIms7Gtp9FVvLS7zR2pVkPkUFaw&amp;clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&amp;ei=mRaWWcL_FNrDhAG9hoH4Aw&amp;url=http://www.williamsondailynews.com/opinion/nicholas-f-stump-is-a-healthy-environment-a-human-right/article_6de32c3e-e3cd-58c0-8cea-be07a47f35b1.html"><img src="//t0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcSx81Xp-hes4ZuS9B42cMF5MwGkd9BECP1v9fA4cz6GQKHsYfcFtdOWN81TJQ-x8c2MDRoQlJJE" alt="" border="1" width="80" height="80"><br><font size="-2">Williamson Daily News</font></a></font></td><td valign="top" class="j"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1"></div><div class="lh"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&amp;fd=R&amp;ct2=us&amp;usg=AFQjCNGlIms7Gtp9FVvLS7zR2pVkPkUFaw&amp;clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&amp;ei=mRaWWcL_FNrDhAG9hoH4Aw&amp;url=http://www.williamsondailynews.com/opinion/nicholas-f-stump-is-a-healthy-environment-a-human-right/article_6de32c3e-e3cd-58c0-8cea-be07a47f35b1.html"><b>Nicholas F. Stump: Is a healthy environment a human right?</b></a><br><font size="-1"><b><font color="#6f6f6f">Williamson Daily News</font></b></font><br><font size="-1">The most extreme example is <b>mountaintop removal</b> mining - blasting off mountaintops to reach coal seams, and then dumping refuse materials into valleys. Across Central Appalachia, <b>mountaintop removal</b> has obliterated more than 500 mountains and 2,000&nbsp;...</font><br><font size="-1" class="p"></font><br><font class="p" size="-1"><a class="p" href="http://news.google.com/news/more?ncl=dcA1fPFdoNeZNPM&amp;authuser=0&amp;ned=us"><nobr><b></b></nobr></a></font></div></font></td></tr></table>Google News