NFE/5.0""mountaintop removal" OR "mountain top removal"" - Google Newshttps://news.google.com/search?pz=1&cf=all&q=%22mountaintop+removal%22+OR+%22mountain+top+removal%22&hl=en-US&gl=US&ceid=US:enen-USnews-webmaster@google.com2019 Google Inc.Fri, 05 Apr 2019 23:10:03 GMTGoogle NewsEarthjustice Endorses Legislation to Protect Families from Mountaintop Removal Mining Health Effects - Earthjusticehttps://earthjustice.org/news/press/2019/earthjustice-endorses-legislation-to-protect-families-from-mountaintop-removal-mining-health-effectsCBMijQFodHRwczovL2VhcnRoanVzdGljZS5vcmcvbmV3cy9wcmVzcy8yMDE5L2VhcnRoanVzdGljZS1lbmRvcnNlcy1sZWdpc2xhdGlvbi10by1wcm90ZWN0LWZhbWlsaWVzLWZyb20tbW91bnRhaW50b3AtcmVtb3ZhbC1taW5pbmctaGVhbHRoLWVmZmVjdHPSAQAFri, 05 Apr 2019 17:59:30 GMT<a href="https://earthjustice.org/news/press/2019/earthjustice-endorses-legislation-to-protect-families-from-mountaintop-removal-mining-health-effects" target="_blank">Earthjustice Endorses Legislation to Protect Families from Mountaintop Removal Mining Health Effects</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Earthjustice</font><p>Earthjustice, the nation's largest environmental law organization announced its support for the Appalachian Community Health Emergency Act, legislation ...</p>EarthjusticeColumnist Marty Nathan: A watershed moment is here - GazetteNEThttps://www.gazettenet.com/Columnist-Marty-Nathan-24574496CBMiOmh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LmdhemV0dGVuZXQuY29tL0NvbHVtbmlzdC1NYXJ0eS1OYXRoYW4tMjQ1NzQ0OTbSAQAThu, 04 Apr 2019 00:07:03 GMT<a href="https://www.gazettenet.com/Columnist-Marty-Nathan-24574496" target="_blank">Columnist Marty Nathan: A watershed moment is here</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">GazetteNET</font><p>It is time to transform. We are at a watershed moment in the climate change movement, when following the flow of the status quo will lead to disaster. We must ...</p>GazetteNETNew Mapping Tool Visualizes 30 Years of Mountaintop Removal - Yale Environment 360https://e360.yale.edu/digest/new-mapping-tool-visualizes-30-years-of-mountaintop-removalCBMiWGh0dHBzOi8vZTM2MC55YWxlLmVkdS9kaWdlc3QvbmV3LW1hcHBpbmctdG9vbC12aXN1YWxpemVzLTMwLXllYXJzLW9mLW1vdW50YWludG9wLXJlbW92YWzSAQAFri, 27 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://e360.yale.edu/digest/new-mapping-tool-visualizes-30-years-of-mountaintop-removal" target="_blank">New Mapping Tool Visualizes 30 Years of Mountaintop Removal</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Yale Environment 360</font><p>From 1985 to 2015, coal companies blasted an average of 21,000 acres of Appalachian land every year in search of coal — an area about half the size of ...</p>Yale Environment 360Mountaintop Mining Is Destroying More Land for Less Coal, Study Finds - InsideClimate Newshttps://insideclimatenews.org/news/25072018/appalachia-mountaintop-removal-coal-strip-mining-satellite-maps-environmental-impacts-dataCBMihgFodHRwczovL2luc2lkZWNsaW1hdGVuZXdzLm9yZy9uZXdzLzI1MDcyMDE4L2FwcGFsYWNoaWEtbW91bnRhaW50b3AtcmVtb3ZhbC1jb2FsLXN0cmlwLW1pbmluZy1zYXRlbGxpdGUtbWFwcy1lbnZpcm9ubWVudGFsLWltcGFjdHMtZGF0YdIBigFodHRwczovL2luc2lkZWNsaW1hdGVuZXdzLm9yZy9uZXdzLzI1MDcyMDE4L2FwcGFsYWNoaWEtbW91bnRhaW50b3AtcmVtb3ZhbC1jb2FsLXN0cmlwLW1pbmluZy1zYXRlbGxpdGUtbWFwcy1lbnZpcm9ubWVudGFsLWltcGFjdHMtZGF0YT9hbXAThu, 26 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://insideclimatenews.org/news/25072018/appalachia-mountaintop-removal-coal-strip-mining-satellite-maps-environmental-impacts-data" target="_blank">Mountaintop Mining Is Destroying More Land for Less Coal, Study Finds</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">InsideClimate News</font><p>Strip mining across the mountaintops of Appalachia is scarring as much as three times more land to get a ton of coal than just three decades ago, new research ...</p>InsideClimate NewsAppalachia Threatened by Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining - Citizen Truthhttps://citizentruth.org/appalachia-threatened-by-mountaintop-removal-coal-mining-lhs/CBMiVmh0dHBzOi8vY2l0aXplbnRydXRoLm9yZy9hcHBhbGFjaGlhLXRocmVhdGVuZWQtYnktbW91bnRhaW50b3AtcmVtb3ZhbC1jb2FsLW1pbmluZy1saHMv0gEAMon, 18 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT<a href="https://citizentruth.org/appalachia-threatened-by-mountaintop-removal-coal-mining-lhs/" target="_blank">Appalachia Threatened by Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Citizen Truth</font><p>Many mining operations in the region are operating without valid permits, and as a result, have been the defendants in numerous lawsuits. This once pristine ...</p>Citizen TruthThe Future of Mountaintop Removal Is Lavender - Bloomberghttps://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-12-17/the-future-of-mountaintop-removal-is-lavenderCBMiYGh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LmJsb29tYmVyZy5jb20vbmV3cy9hcnRpY2xlcy8yMDE4LTEyLTE3L3RoZS1mdXR1cmUtb2YtbW91bnRhaW50b3AtcmVtb3ZhbC1pcy1sYXZlbmRlctIBAAMon, 17 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-12-17/the-future-of-mountaintop-removal-is-lavender" target="_blank">The Future of Mountaintop Removal Is Lavender</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Bloomberg</font><p>In Appalachia, the coal mining process has stripped mountains to their cores, leaving little more than dirt and rocks. But one hardy plant seems to thrive in it.</p>BloombergIthaca students collaborate with local watershed group | News - The Montgomery Heraldhttps://www.montgomery-herald.com/news/ithaca-students-collaborate-with-local-watershed-group/article_1c2354aa-5239-11e9-8f26-2f477cfdac46.htmlCBMijwFodHRwczovL3d3dy5tb250Z29tZXJ5LWhlcmFsZC5jb20vbmV3cy9pdGhhY2Etc3R1ZGVudHMtY29sbGFib3JhdGUtd2l0aC1sb2NhbC13YXRlcnNoZWQtZ3JvdXAvYXJ0aWNsZV8xYzIzNTRhYS01MjM5LTExZTktOGYyNi0yZjQ3N2NmZGFjNDYuaHRtbNIBAAFri, 29 Mar 2019 17:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.montgomery-herald.com/news/ithaca-students-collaborate-with-local-watershed-group/article_1c2354aa-5239-11e9-8f26-2f477cfdac46.html" target="_blank">Ithaca students collaborate with local watershed group | News</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">The Montgomery Herald</font><p>The Morris Creek Watershed Association recently hosted five Ithaca (N.Y.) College students and their professor for a week of experiential learning about the ...</p>The Montgomery HeraldOcasio-Cortez accepts GOP lawmaker's invitation to tour Kentucky coal mine | TheHill - The Hillhttps://thehill.com/homenews/house/436283-ocasio-cortez-accepts-gop-lawmakers-invitation-to-tour-kentucky-coal-mineCBMic2h0dHBzOi8vdGhlaGlsbC5jb20vaG9tZW5ld3MvaG91c2UvNDM2MjgzLW9jYXNpby1jb3J0ZXotYWNjZXB0cy1nb3AtbGF3bWFrZXJzLWludml0YXRpb24tdG8tdG91ci1rZW50dWNreS1jb2FsLW1pbmXSAXdodHRwczovL3RoZWhpbGwuY29tL2hvbWVuZXdzL2hvdXNlLzQzNjI4My1vY2FzaW8tY29ydGV6LWFjY2VwdHMtZ29wLWxhd21ha2Vycy1pbnZpdGF0aW9uLXRvLXRvdXIta2VudHVja3ktY29hbC1taW5lP2FtcAThu, 28 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://thehill.com/homenews/house/436283-ocasio-cortez-accepts-gop-lawmakers-invitation-to-tour-kentucky-coal-mine" target="_blank">Ocasio-Cortez accepts GOP lawmaker's invitation to tour Kentucky coal mine | TheHill</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">The Hill</font><p>Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) this week accepted the invitation of a Republican colleague to tour a Kentucky coal mine in order to see how her Green ...</p>The HillNew Study Reveals the Full Scope of Mountaintop Removal Devastation - Truthouthttps://truthout.org/articles/new-study-reveals-the-full-scope-of-mountaintop-removal-devastation/CBMiYmh0dHBzOi8vdHJ1dGhvdXQub3JnL2FydGljbGVzL25ldy1zdHVkeS1yZXZlYWxzLXRoZS1mdWxsLXNjb3BlLW9mLW1vdW50YWludG9wLXJlbW92YWwtZGV2YXN0YXRpb24v0gEAMon, 30 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://truthout.org/articles/new-study-reveals-the-full-scope-of-mountaintop-removal-devastation/" target="_blank">New Study Reveals the Full Scope of Mountaintop Removal Devastation</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Truthout</font><p>A shocking new study has revealed the truth about mountaintop removal mining in Appalachia, and the situation is even worse than we thought. Every year this ...</p>TruthoutUS: Deregulating Mountaintop Removal Threatens Drinking Water and Public Health - Human Rights Watchhttps://www.hrw.org/news/2018/12/10/us-deregulating-mountaintop-removal-threatens-drinking-water-and-public-healthCBMicmh0dHBzOi8vd3d3Lmhydy5vcmcvbmV3cy8yMDE4LzEyLzEwL3VzLWRlcmVndWxhdGluZy1tb3VudGFpbnRvcC1yZW1vdmFsLXRocmVhdGVucy1kcmlua2luZy13YXRlci1hbmQtcHVibGljLWhlYWx0aNIBAAMon, 10 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/12/10/us-deregulating-mountaintop-removal-threatens-drinking-water-and-public-health" target="_blank">US: Deregulating Mountaintop Removal Threatens Drinking Water and Public Health</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Human Rights Watch</font><p>The Trump administration and United States Congress have endangered public health by ending measures, including defunding a scientific study, that address ...</p>Human Rights WatchFrom Canadian Coal Mines, Toxic Pollution That Knows No Borders - Yale Environment 360https://e360.yale.edu/features/from-canadian-coal-mines-toxic-pollution-that-knows-no-bordersCBMiXWh0dHBzOi8vZTM2MC55YWxlLmVkdS9mZWF0dXJlcy9mcm9tLWNhbmFkaWFuLWNvYWwtbWluZXMtdG94aWMtcG9sbHV0aW9uLXRoYXQta25vd3Mtbm8tYm9yZGVyc9IBAAMon, 01 Apr 2019 09:04:29 GMT<a href="https://e360.yale.edu/features/from-canadian-coal-mines-toxic-pollution-that-knows-no-borders" target="_blank">From Canadian Coal Mines, Toxic Pollution That Knows No Borders</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Yale Environment 360</font><p>Massive open-pit coal mines in British Columbia are leaching high concentrations of selenium into the Elk River watershed, damaging fish populations and ...</p>Yale Environment 360Enter the Elk - Resiliencehttps://www.resilience.org/stories/2019-03-29/enter-the-elk/CBMiPGh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LnJlc2lsaWVuY2Uub3JnL3N0b3JpZXMvMjAxOS0wMy0yOS9lbnRlci10aGUtZWxrL9IBAAFri, 29 Mar 2019 12:03:35 GMT<a href="https://www.resilience.org/stories/2019-03-29/enter-the-elk/" target="_blank">Enter the Elk</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Resilience</font><p>Boyd is a vice president at an oil and gas drilling company in nearby Vansant who has become a local champion for elk restoration.</p>ResilienceStudy Shows Area the Size of Delaware Affected by Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining - West Virginia Public Broadcastinghttps://www.wvpublic.org/post/study-shows-area-size-delaware-affected-mountaintop-removal-coal-miningCBMiZWh0dHBzOi8vd3d3Lnd2cHVibGljLm9yZy9wb3N0L3N0dWR5LXNob3dzLWFyZWEtc2l6ZS1kZWxhd2FyZS1hZmZlY3RlZC1tb3VudGFpbnRvcC1yZW1vdmFsLWNvYWwtbWluaW5n0gEAMon, 30 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.wvpublic.org/post/study-shows-area-size-delaware-affected-mountaintop-removal-coal-mining" target="_blank">Study Shows Area the Size of Delaware Affected by Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">West Virginia Public Broadcasting</font><p>An area roughly the size of Delaware has been mined for coal in Appalachia using mountaintop removal, according to a new study published in the journal.</p>West Virginia Public BroadcastingMapping Mountaintop Coal Mining's Yearly Spread in Appalachia - Duke Todayhttps://today.duke.edu/2018/07/mapping-mountaintop-coal-mining%E2%80%99s-yearly-spread-appalachiaCBMiYWh0dHBzOi8vdG9kYXkuZHVrZS5lZHUvMjAxOC8wNy9tYXBwaW5nLW1vdW50YWludG9wLWNvYWwtbWluaW5nJUUyJTgwJTk5cy15ZWFybHktc3ByZWFkLWFwcGFsYWNoaWHSAQAWed, 25 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://today.duke.edu/2018/07/mapping-mountaintop-coal-mining%E2%80%99s-yearly-spread-appalachia" target="_blank">Mapping Mountaintop Coal Mining's Yearly Spread in Appalachia</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Duke Today</font><p>DURHAM, N.C. -- The coal industry may have declined in the last decade because of the rise of cheap natural gas, but a coal mining method called mountaintop ...</p>Duke TodayDoes mountaintop removal also remove rattlesnakes? Mining operations in Appalachia permanently alter habitat availability for rattlesnakes - Science Dailyhttps://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/01/190103133639.htmCBMiPmh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LnNjaWVuY2VkYWlseS5jb20vcmVsZWFzZXMvMjAxOS8wMS8xOTAxMDMxMzM2MzkuaHRt0gEAThu, 03 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/01/190103133639.htm" target="_blank">Does mountaintop removal also remove rattlesnakes? Mining operations in Appalachia permanently alter habitat availability for rattlesnakes</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Science Daily</font><p>Timber rattlesnakes, according to the study's author, are among the most docile creatures in Appalachia. They choose places to hibernate that are more likely to ...</p>Science DailyInterior had little basis for halting mountaintop removal study, probe finds - The Washington Posthttps://www.washingtonpost.com/news/energy-environment/wp/2018/06/13/interior-had-little-basis-for-halting-mountaintop-removal-study-probe-finds/CAIiEDb4KK1vrGnKhUIg9Z9Z32MqGAgEKg8IACoHCAowjtSUCjC30XQwzqe5AQWed, 13 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/energy-environment/wp/2018/06/13/interior-had-little-basis-for-halting-mountaintop-removal-study-probe-finds/" target="_blank">Interior had little basis for halting mountaintop removal study, probe finds</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">The Washington Post</font><p>In the latest investigations into Interior Department actions, the agency's inspector general has found that officials had little basis for halting a major study of ...</p>The Washington PostEnviro Lawsuit Aims To Stop Operations at Raleigh County Surface Mine - West Virginia Public Broadcastinghttps://www.wvpublic.org/post/enviro-lawsuit-aims-stop-operations-raleigh-county-surface-mineCBMiXWh0dHBzOi8vd3d3Lnd2cHVibGljLm9yZy9wb3N0L2Vudmlyby1sYXdzdWl0LWFpbXMtc3RvcC1vcGVyYXRpb25zLXJhbGVpZ2gtY291bnR5LXN1cmZhY2UtbWluZdIBAATue, 20 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.wvpublic.org/post/enviro-lawsuit-aims-stop-operations-raleigh-county-surface-mine" target="_blank">Enviro Lawsuit Aims To Stop Operations at Raleigh County Surface Mine</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">West Virginia Public Broadcasting</font><p>A coalition of environmental groups are suing to stop a mountaintop removal coal mining operation in Raleigh County. In the lawsuit filed Friday, Coal River ...</p>West Virginia Public BroadcastingInterior official: No 'specific' reason mountaintop removal study halted - Charleston Gazette-Mailhttps://www.wvgazettemail.com/news/politics/interior-official-no-specific-reason-mountaintop-removal-study-halted/article_d96c5b5a-872d-5a15-8399-60a9416fa982.htmlCBMiowFodHRwczovL3d3dy53dmdhemV0dGVtYWlsLmNvbS9uZXdzL3BvbGl0aWNzL2ludGVyaW9yLW9mZmljaWFsLW5vLXNwZWNpZmljLXJlYXNvbi1tb3VudGFpbnRvcC1yZW1vdmFsLXN0dWR5LWhhbHRlZC9hcnRpY2xlX2Q5NmM1YjVhLTg3MmQtNWExNS04Mzk5LTYwYTk0MTZmYTk4Mi5odG1s0gEAWed, 13 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.wvgazettemail.com/news/politics/interior-official-no-specific-reason-mountaintop-removal-study-halted/article_d96c5b5a-872d-5a15-8399-60a9416fa982.html" target="_blank">Interior official: No 'specific' reason mountaintop removal study halted</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Charleston Gazette-Mail</font><p>There's no apparent reason why a study on the health effects of mountaintop removal was halted last year, according to the Department of the Interior's deputy ...</p>Charleston Gazette-MailWhy direct action campaigns are the best way to empower yourself and others - Waging Nonviolencehttps://wagingnonviolence.org/2019/03/why-direct-action-campaigns-are-the-best-way-to-empower-yourself-and-others/CBMicmh0dHBzOi8vd2FnaW5nbm9udmlvbGVuY2Uub3JnLzIwMTkvMDMvd2h5LWRpcmVjdC1hY3Rpb24tY2FtcGFpZ25zLWFyZS10aGUtYmVzdC13YXktdG8tZW1wb3dlci15b3Vyc2VsZi1hbmQtb3RoZXJzL9IBAAFri, 29 Mar 2019 17:58:12 GMT<a href="https://wagingnonviolence.org/2019/03/why-direct-action-campaigns-are-the-best-way-to-empower-yourself-and-others/" target="_blank">Why direct action campaigns are the best way to empower yourself and others</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Waging Nonviolence</font><p>You don't have to give up practices that support personal well-being in order to become an activist. Direct action campaigns allow for both.</p>Waging NonviolenceOvernight Energy: Bipartisan Senate group seeks more funding for carbon capture technology | Dems want documents on Interior pick's lobbying work | Officials push to produce more electric vehicle batteries in US | TheHill - The Hillhttps://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/overnights/437640-overnight-energy-bipartisan-senators-want-highestCBMicWh0dHBzOi8vdGhlaGlsbC5jb20vcG9saWN5L2VuZXJneS1lbnZpcm9ubWVudC9vdmVybmlnaHRzLzQzNzY0MC1vdmVybmlnaHQtZW5lcmd5LWJpcGFydGlzYW4tc2VuYXRvcnMtd2FudC1oaWdoZXN00gF1aHR0cHM6Ly90aGVoaWxsLmNvbS9wb2xpY3kvZW5lcmd5LWVudmlyb25tZW50L292ZXJuaWdodHMvNDM3NjQwLW92ZXJuaWdodC1lbmVyZ3ktYmlwYXJ0aXNhbi1zZW5hdG9ycy13YW50LWhpZ2hlc3Q_YW1wFri, 05 Apr 2019 20:15:51 GMT<a href="https://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/overnights/437640-overnight-energy-bipartisan-senators-want-highest" target="_blank">Overnight Energy: Bipartisan Senate group seeks more funding for carbon capture technology | Dems want documents on Interior pick's lobbying work | Officials push to produce more electric vehicle batteries in US | TheHill</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">The Hill</font><p>BIPARTISAN GROUPS WANT 'HIGHEST POSSIBLE' FUNDING FOR CARBON CAPTURE: A bipartisan group of senators is pushing for funding at the "highest ...</p>The HillInterview: The Scourge of Mountain Top Mining in West Virginia - Human Rights Watchhttps://www.hrw.org/news/2018/12/10/interview-scourge-mountain-top-mining-west-virginiaCBMiV2h0dHBzOi8vd3d3Lmhydy5vcmcvbmV3cy8yMDE4LzEyLzEwL2ludGVydmlldy1zY291cmdlLW1vdW50YWluLXRvcC1taW5pbmctd2VzdC12aXJnaW5pYdIBAAMon, 10 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/12/10/interview-scourge-mountain-top-mining-west-virginia" target="_blank">Interview: The Scourge of Mountain Top Mining in West Virginia</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Human Rights Watch</font><p>Over the past 30 or 40 years in the Appalachia region of the US, there's been a rise in mountain top removal, where mining companies blast the tops off ...</p>Human Rights WatchResearchers reveal scope of damage to Appalachia from coal mining - ThinkProgresshttps://thinkprogress.org/researchers-reveal-scope-of-damage-to-appalachia-from-mountaintop-removal-coal-mining-63642d5001bb/CAIiEKzUAOyAnZZZXY1Hg43X9xYqFAgEKg0IACoGCAow5YQBMJIaMIZFThu, 26 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://thinkprogress.org/researchers-reveal-scope-of-damage-to-appalachia-from-mountaintop-removal-coal-mining-63642d5001bb/" target="_blank">Researchers reveal scope of damage to Appalachia from coal mining</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">ThinkProgress</font><p>Surface coal mining, including mountaintop removal mining, was responsible for the clearing of more than 7 percent of the land in central Appalachia — or an ...</p>ThinkProgressWithout federal funding, study on health effects of mountaintop removal ends - Charleston Gazette-Mailhttps://www.wvgazettemail.com/news/health/without-federal-funding-study-on-health-effects-of-mountaintop-removal/article_24a6d16a-faee-59c9-a44b-e1be9494c0ad.htmlCBMiogFodHRwczovL3d3dy53dmdhemV0dGVtYWlsLmNvbS9uZXdzL2hlYWx0aC93aXRob3V0LWZlZGVyYWwtZnVuZGluZy1zdHVkeS1vbi1oZWFsdGgtZWZmZWN0cy1vZi1tb3VudGFpbnRvcC1yZW1vdmFsL2FydGljbGVfMjRhNmQxNmEtZmFlZS01OWM5LWE0NGItZTFiZTk0OTRjMGFkLmh0bWzSAQAWed, 21 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.wvgazettemail.com/news/health/without-federal-funding-study-on-health-effects-of-mountaintop-removal/article_24a6d16a-faee-59c9-a44b-e1be9494c0ad.html" target="_blank">Without federal funding, study on health effects of mountaintop removal ends</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Charleston Gazette-Mail</font><p>After Trump administration officials ordered a halt to a study on the health effects of mountaintop removal last fall, the study's committee has been released, ...</p>Charleston Gazette-MailA Troubling Look at the Human Toll of Mountaintop Removal Mining - Yale Environment 360https://e360.yale.edu/features/a-troubling-look-at-the-human-toll-of-mountaintop-removal-miningCBMiX2h0dHBzOi8vZTM2MC55YWxlLmVkdS9mZWF0dXJlcy9hLXRyb3VibGluZy1sb29rLWF0LXRoZS1odW1hbi10b2xsLW9mLW1vdW50YWludG9wLXJlbW92YWwtbWluaW5n0gEATue, 21 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT<a href="https://e360.yale.edu/features/a-troubling-look-at-the-human-toll-of-mountaintop-removal-mining" target="_blank">A Troubling Look at the Human Toll of Mountaintop Removal Mining</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Yale Environment 360</font><p>For years, the coal industry has dismissed the idea that mountaintop mining adversely affects people living nearby. But research by Indiana University's Michael ...</p>Yale Environment 360Don’t Blame Robots for Low Wages - The New York Timeshttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/14/opinion/robots-jobs.htmlCAIiEOvgc7vB6SIRk-H14puWLoIqFwgEKg8IACoHCAowjuuKAzCWrzwwqIQYThu, 14 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/14/opinion/robots-jobs.html" target="_blank">Don’t Blame Robots for Low Wages</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">The New York Times</font><p>Progressives shouldn't fall for facile technology fatalism.</p>The New York TimesLeveling Appalachia: The Legacy of Mountaintop Removal Mining - Yale Environment 360https://e360.yale.edu/features/leveling_appalachia_the_legacy_of_mountaintop_removal_miningCBMiW2h0dHBzOi8vZTM2MC55YWxlLmVkdS9mZWF0dXJlcy9sZXZlbGluZ19hcHBhbGFjaGlhX3RoZV9sZWdhY3lfb2ZfbW91bnRhaW50b3BfcmVtb3ZhbF9taW5pbmfSAQATue, 13 Oct 2009 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://e360.yale.edu/features/leveling_appalachia_the_legacy_of_mountaintop_removal_mining" target="_blank">Leveling Appalachia: The Legacy of Mountaintop Removal Mining</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Yale Environment 360</font><p>During the last two decades, mountaintop removal mining in Appalachia has destroyed or severely damaged more than a million acres of forest and buried ...</p>Yale Environment 360Trump administration halts research on mountaintop removal coal mining | TheHill - The Hillhttps://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/347374-trump-administration-halts-research-on-mountaintop-removal-coalCBMidGh0dHBzOi8vdGhlaGlsbC5jb20vcG9saWN5L2VuZXJneS1lbnZpcm9ubWVudC8zNDczNzQtdHJ1bXAtYWRtaW5pc3RyYXRpb24taGFsdHMtcmVzZWFyY2gtb24tbW91bnRhaW50b3AtcmVtb3ZhbC1jb2Fs0gF4aHR0cHM6Ly90aGVoaWxsLmNvbS9wb2xpY3kvZW5lcmd5LWVudmlyb25tZW50LzM0NzM3NC10cnVtcC1hZG1pbmlzdHJhdGlvbi1oYWx0cy1yZXNlYXJjaC1vbi1tb3VudGFpbnRvcC1yZW1vdmFsLWNvYWw_YW1wMon, 21 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/347374-trump-administration-halts-research-on-mountaintop-removal-coal" target="_blank">Trump administration halts research on mountaintop removal coal mining | TheHill</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">The Hill</font><p>The Trump administration has ordered researchers to stop work on an independent evaluation of potential health effects from mountaintop removal coal mining.</p>The HillWCU Spring Literary Festival - Smoky Mountain Newshttps://www.smokymountainnews.com/aae/item/26554-wcu-spring-literary-festivalCBMiTWh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LnNtb2t5bW91bnRhaW5uZXdzLmNvbS9hYWUvaXRlbS8yNjU1NC13Y3Utc3ByaW5nLWxpdGVyYXJ5LWZlc3RpdmFs0gEAWed, 13 Mar 2019 14:31:11 GMT<a href="https://www.smokymountainnews.com/aae/item/26554-wcu-spring-literary-festival" target="_blank">WCU Spring Literary Festival</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Smoky Mountain News</font><p>Western Carolina University's annual Spring Literary Festival has a long and storied history of hosting local and national writers and showcasing established ...</p>Smoky Mountain NewsHow Mountaintop Mining Affects Life and Landscape in West Virginia - Scientific Americanhttps://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-mountaintop-mining-affects-life-and-landscape-in-west-virginia/CBMibmh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LnNjaWVudGlmaWNhbWVyaWNhbi5jb20vYXJ0aWNsZS9ob3ctbW91bnRhaW50b3AtbWluaW5nLWFmZmVjdHMtbGlmZS1hbmQtbGFuZHNjYXBlLWluLXdlc3QtdmlyZ2luaWEv0gEAWed, 03 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-mountaintop-mining-affects-life-and-landscape-in-west-virginia/" target="_blank">How Mountaintop Mining Affects Life and Landscape in West Virginia</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Scientific American</font><p>Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the ...</p>Scientific AmericanSurface Mining in the Yellowstone to Uintas Connection: What About Wildlife? - CounterPunchhttps://www.counterpunch.org/2019/04/05/surface-mining-in-the-yellowstone-to-uintas-connection-what-about-wildlife/CBMic2h0dHBzOi8vd3d3LmNvdW50ZXJwdW5jaC5vcmcvMjAxOS8wNC8wNS9zdXJmYWNlLW1pbmluZy1pbi10aGUteWVsbG93c3RvbmUtdG8tdWludGFzLWNvbm5lY3Rpb24td2hhdC1hYm91dC13aWxkbGlmZS_SAQAFri, 05 Apr 2019 09:05:17 GMT<a href="https://www.counterpunch.org/2019/04/05/surface-mining-in-the-yellowstone-to-uintas-connection-what-about-wildlife/" target="_blank">Surface Mining in the Yellowstone to Uintas Connection: What About Wildlife?</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">CounterPunch</font><p>Here at Kiesha's Preserve near Paris, Idaho we became aware in 2011 that a 2500-acre mineral lease close to the Preserve was undergoing exploration and ...</p>CounterPunchFrom Defiled to Wild--Can a Spent Coal Mine Be Reborn as a Nature Conservation Center? - Scientific Americanhttps://www.scientificamerican.com/article/from-defiled-to-wild-can-a-spent-coal-mine-be-reborn-as-a-nature-conservation-center/CAIiEG6s0nWzSXCjU7tHgWUTRdcqFAgEKg0IACoGCAowmYoBMKAdMLhKWed, 11 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/from-defiled-to-wild-can-a-spent-coal-mine-be-reborn-as-a-nature-conservation-center/" target="_blank">From Defiled to Wild--Can a Spent Coal Mine Be Reborn as a Nature Conservation Center?</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Scientific American</font><p>Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the ...</p>Scientific AmericanSURFACE MINING EQUIPMENT MARKET: 2019 GLOBAL INDUSTRY TRENDS, GROWTH, OPPORTUNITY, SHARE, SIZE AND 2025 FORECAST RESEARCH REPORT - Dacca Timeshttps://www.daccatimes.com/2019/04/02/surface-mining-equipment-market-2019-global-industry-trends-growth-opportunity-share-size-and-2025-forecast-research-report/CBMiogFodHRwczovL3d3dy5kYWNjYXRpbWVzLmNvbS8yMDE5LzA0LzAyL3N1cmZhY2UtbWluaW5nLWVxdWlwbWVudC1tYXJrZXQtMjAxOS1nbG9iYWwtaW5kdXN0cnktdHJlbmRzLWdyb3d0aC1vcHBvcnR1bml0eS1zaGFyZS1zaXplLWFuZC0yMDI1LWZvcmVjYXN0LXJlc2VhcmNoLXJlcG9ydC_SAQATue, 02 Apr 2019 02:30:16 GMT<a href="https://www.daccatimes.com/2019/04/02/surface-mining-equipment-market-2019-global-industry-trends-growth-opportunity-share-size-and-2025-forecast-research-report/" target="_blank">SURFACE MINING EQUIPMENT MARKET: 2019 GLOBAL INDUSTRY TRENDS, GROWTH, OPPORTUNITY, SHARE, SIZE AND 2025 FORECAST RESEARCH REPORT</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Dacca Times</font><p>The Latest report on Global Surface Mining Equipment Market By Type (Single Bucket, Continuous Bucket), By Application (Strip Mining, Open-Pit Mining, ...</p>Dacca TimesDigging For Answers: New Report Points To Industry Obfuscation Of Mining's Health Effects - WKMShttps://www.wkms.org/post/digging-answers-new-report-points-industry-obfuscation-mining-s-health-effectsCBMiaGh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LndrbXMub3JnL3Bvc3QvZGlnZ2luZy1hbnN3ZXJzLW5ldy1yZXBvcnQtcG9pbnRzLWluZHVzdHJ5LW9iZnVzY2F0aW9uLW1pbmluZy1zLWhlYWx0aC1lZmZlY3Rz0gEAMon, 10 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.wkms.org/post/digging-answers-new-report-points-industry-obfuscation-mining-s-health-effects" target="_blank">Digging For Answers: New Report Points To Industry Obfuscation Of Mining's Health Effects</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">WKMS</font><p>A growing body of research shows that people living near mountaintop removal coal mines face increased risks of disease linked to pollutants in air and.</p>WKMSMountaintop Removal of Coal Causing Health Crisis in West Virginia - American Legal Newshttps://americanlegalnews.com/mountaintop-removal-of-coal-causing-health-crisis-in-west-virginia/CBMiYWh0dHBzOi8vYW1lcmljYW5sZWdhbG5ld3MuY29tL21vdW50YWludG9wLXJlbW92YWwtb2YtY29hbC1jYXVzaW5nLWhlYWx0aC1jcmlzaXMtaW4td2VzdC12aXJnaW5pYS_SAQAFri, 15 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT<a href="https://americanlegalnews.com/mountaintop-removal-of-coal-causing-health-crisis-in-west-virginia/" target="_blank">Mountaintop Removal of Coal Causing Health Crisis in West Virginia</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">American Legal News</font><p>There's a coal crisis in Appalachia, specifically in West Virginia, but the problem is not a lack of coal. There's plenty of coal to be had in the Mountain State. In fact ...</p>American Legal NewsA toxic crisis in America’s coal country - BBC Newshttps://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-47165522CBMiMWh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LmJiYy5jb20vbmV3cy93b3JsZC11cy1jYW5hZGEtNDcxNjU1MjLSATVodHRwczovL3d3dy5iYmMuY29tL25ld3MvYW1wL3dvcmxkLXVzLWNhbmFkYS00NzE2NTUyMgMon, 11 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-47165522" target="_blank">A toxic crisis in America’s coal country</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">BBC News</font><p>In the shadow of some of America's most controversial coal mines, where companies use huge amounts of explosives to blow the tops off mountains, isolated ...</p>BBC NewsWatch 30 Years of Mountaintop Removal Spread Across Appalachia - West Virginia Public Broadcastinghttps://www.wvpublic.org/post/watch-30-years-mountaintop-removal-spread-across-appalachiaCBMiWWh0dHBzOi8vd3d3Lnd2cHVibGljLm9yZy9wb3N0L3dhdGNoLTMwLXllYXJzLW1vdW50YWludG9wLXJlbW92YWwtc3ByZWFkLWFjcm9zcy1hcHBhbGFjaGlh0gEAThu, 05 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.wvpublic.org/post/watch-30-years-mountaintop-removal-spread-across-appalachia" target="_blank">Watch 30 Years of Mountaintop Removal Spread Across Appalachia</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">West Virginia Public Broadcasting</font><p>The recent downturn in coal mining has slowed its spread, but mountaintop removal mining has already reached across the coalfields over the past 30 years.</p>West Virginia Public BroadcastingMountaintop removal coal mining drops sharply - The Courier-Journalhttps://www.courier-journal.com/story/watchdog-earth/2015/07/07/mountaintop-removal-coal-mining-drops-sharply/29821649/CBMid2h0dHBzOi8vd3d3LmNvdXJpZXItam91cm5hbC5jb20vc3Rvcnkvd2F0Y2hkb2ctZWFydGgvMjAxNS8wNy8wNy9tb3VudGFpbnRvcC1yZW1vdmFsLWNvYWwtbWluaW5nLWRyb3BzLXNoYXJwbHkvMjk4MjE2NDkv0gEsaHR0cHM6Ly9hbXAuY291cmllci1qb3VybmFsLmNvbS9hbXAvMjk4MjE2NDkTue, 07 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.courier-journal.com/story/watchdog-earth/2015/07/07/mountaintop-removal-coal-mining-drops-sharply/29821649/" target="_blank">Mountaintop removal coal mining drops sharply</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">The Courier-Journal</font><p>Coal production from mountaintop removal mining has fallen 62 percent since 2008, dropping at a faster rate that overall coal production during a period of ...</p>The Courier-JournalSurface coal mining strips away mountaintops, reduces biodiversity - Earth.comhttps://www.earth.com/news/surface-coal-mining-reduces-biodiversity/CBMiRGh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LmVhcnRoLmNvbS9uZXdzL3N1cmZhY2UtY29hbC1taW5pbmctcmVkdWNlcy1iaW9kaXZlcnNpdHkv0gEAMon, 07 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.earth.com/news/surface-coal-mining-reduces-biodiversity/" target="_blank">Surface coal mining strips away mountaintops, reduces biodiversity</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Earth.com</font><p>Surface coal mining in the Appalachian region is degrading habitats and impacting biodiversity through mountaintop removal.</p>Earth.comHarnessing the sun in coal country - CNEThttps://www.cnet.com/news/harnessing-the-sun-in-coal-country/CAIiEDhplL3mKBqzXVKsbKUw5EMqEwgEKgwIACoFCAow4GowoAgwkRoTue, 12 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.cnet.com/news/harnessing-the-sun-in-coal-country/" target="_blank">Harnessing the sun in coal country</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">CNET</font><p>One Kentucky coal company is transforming two old mining sites into a massive solar farm in an effort to revive Appalachia.</p>CNETAppalachia Already Has a Plan to Get Past Coal - The Nation.https://www.thenation.com/article/coal-appalachia-green-jobs/CBMiPWh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LnRoZW5hdGlvbi5jb20vYXJ0aWNsZS9jb2FsLWFwcGFsYWNoaWEtZ3JlZW4tam9icy_SAQATue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.thenation.com/article/coal-appalachia-green-jobs/" target="_blank">Appalachia Already Has a Plan to Get Past Coal</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">The Nation.</font><p>Green energy, jobs training, affordable housing: We just need to fund it.</p>The Nation.End Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining - Appalachian Voiceshttp://appvoices.org/end-mountaintop-removal/CBMiLWh0dHA6Ly9hcHB2b2ljZXMub3JnL2VuZC1tb3VudGFpbnRvcC1yZW1vdmFsL9IBAAThu, 26 Aug 2010 18:53:49 GMT<a href="http://appvoices.org/end-mountaintop-removal/" target="_blank">End Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Appalachian Voices</font><p>Since the 1970s, the coal industry has blown up more than 500 of the oldest, most biologically rich mountains in America and destroyed more than 2,000 miles ...</p>Appalachian VoicesRemoving mountaintops yields coal, controversy - CNNhttp://www.cnn.com/2011/US/08/12/mountaintop.removal.mining/index.htmlCBMiRmh0dHA6Ly93d3cuY25uLmNvbS8yMDExL1VTLzA4LzEyL21vdW50YWludG9wLnJlbW92YWwubWluaW5nL2luZGV4Lmh0bWzSAQASun, 14 Aug 2011 07:00:00 GMT<a href="http://www.cnn.com/2011/US/08/12/mountaintop.removal.mining/index.html" target="_blank">Removing mountaintops yields coal, controversy</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">CNN</font><p>In the Appalachian Mountains, there is a method of mining that is as much a source of controversy as it is a source of energy: mountaintop removal.</p>CNNWatchdog: Interior thought mountaintop mining study wouldn't 'produce any new information’ | TheHill - The Hillhttps://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/391927-watchdog-interior-thought-mountaintop-mining-study-would-produceCBMidWh0dHBzOi8vdGhlaGlsbC5jb20vcG9saWN5L2VuZXJneS1lbnZpcm9ubWVudC8zOTE5Mjctd2F0Y2hkb2ctaW50ZXJpb3ItdGhvdWdodC1tb3VudGFpbnRvcC1taW5pbmctc3R1ZHktd291bGQtcHJvZHVjZdIBeWh0dHBzOi8vdGhlaGlsbC5jb20vcG9saWN5L2VuZXJneS1lbnZpcm9ubWVudC8zOTE5Mjctd2F0Y2hkb2ctaW50ZXJpb3ItdGhvdWdodC1tb3VudGFpbnRvcC1taW5pbmctc3R1ZHktd291bGQtcHJvZHVjZT9hbXATue, 12 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/391927-watchdog-interior-thought-mountaintop-mining-study-would-produce" target="_blank">Watchdog: Interior thought mountaintop mining study wouldn't 'produce any new information’ | TheHill</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">The Hill</font><p>Interior Department officials canceled a major mountaintop removal mining study because they didn't think it would yield new findings, the agency's internal ...</p>The HillMountaintop removal for coal hurts water quality and harms fish, study says - Washington Posthttps://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/mountaintop-removal-for-coal-hurts-water-quality-and-harms-fish-study-says/2014/07/13/0072f69e-0783-11e4-bbf1-cc51275e7f8f_story.htmlCBMivAFodHRwczovL3d3dy53YXNoaW5ndG9ucG9zdC5jb20vbmF0aW9uYWwvaGVhbHRoLXNjaWVuY2UvbW91bnRhaW50b3AtcmVtb3ZhbC1mb3ItY29hbC1odXJ0cy13YXRlci1xdWFsaXR5LWFuZC1oYXJtcy1maXNoLXN0dWR5LXNheXMvMjAxNC8wNy8xMy8wMDcyZjY5ZS0wNzgzLTExZTQtYmJmMS1jYzUxMjc1ZTdmOGZfc3RvcnkuaHRtbNIBAASun, 13 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/mountaintop-removal-for-coal-hurts-water-quality-and-harms-fish-study-says/2014/07/13/0072f69e-0783-11e4-bbf1-cc51275e7f8f_story.html" target="_blank">Mountaintop removal for coal hurts water quality and harms fish, study says</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Washington Post</font><p>Mountaintop removal for coal is causing numerous species of stream fish to vanish.</p>Washington PostHow Rio Tinto Uses Technology For Ethical Mining - Nanalyzehttps://www.nanalyze.com/2019/03/rio-tinto-technology-ethical-mining/CBMiRWh0dHBzOi8vd3d3Lm5hbmFseXplLmNvbS8yMDE5LzAzL3Jpby10aW50by10ZWNobm9sb2d5LWV0aGljYWwtbWluaW5nL9IBSWh0dHBzOi8vd3d3Lm5hbmFseXplLmNvbS8yMDE5LzAzL3Jpby10aW50by10ZWNobm9sb2d5LWV0aGljYWwtbWluaW5nL2FtcC8Tue, 12 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.nanalyze.com/2019/03/rio-tinto-technology-ethical-mining/" target="_blank">How Rio Tinto Uses Technology For Ethical Mining</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Nanalyze</font><p>The latest mining technology from Rio Tinto brings robotics, big data, and other automation capabilities to an industry better known for the black lung.</p>NanalyzeNegative Health Outcomes Linked to Mountaintop Removal - West Virginia Public Broadcastinghttps://www.wvpublic.org/post/negative-health-outcomes-linked-mountaintop-removalCBMiUWh0dHBzOi8vd3d3Lnd2cHVibGljLm9yZy9wb3N0L25lZ2F0aXZlLWhlYWx0aC1vdXRjb21lcy1saW5rZWQtbW91bnRhaW50b3AtcmVtb3ZhbNIBAAWed, 03 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.wvpublic.org/post/negative-health-outcomes-linked-mountaintop-removal" target="_blank">Negative Health Outcomes Linked to Mountaintop Removal</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">West Virginia Public Broadcasting</font><p>The federal Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement announced it will fund a million dollar review of current research on links between.</p>West Virginia Public BroadcastingFlattening of Appalachia: What happens after mountaintop removal - The Courier-Journalhttps://www.courier-journal.com/story/tech/science/watchdog-earth/2016/02/16/flattening-appalachia/80442484/CBMibGh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LmNvdXJpZXItam91cm5hbC5jb20vc3RvcnkvdGVjaC9zY2llbmNlL3dhdGNoZG9nLWVhcnRoLzIwMTYvMDIvMTYvZmxhdHRlbmluZy1hcHBhbGFjaGlhLzgwNDQyNDg0L9IBLGh0dHBzOi8vYW1wLmNvdXJpZXItam91cm5hbC5jb20vYW1wLzgwNDQyNDg0Tue, 16 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.courier-journal.com/story/tech/science/watchdog-earth/2016/02/16/flattening-appalachia/80442484/" target="_blank">Flattening of Appalachia: What happens after mountaintop removal</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">The Courier-Journal</font><p>Advocates of mountaintop removal mining would often advocate for the destructive practice by saying their corner of the planet deserved buildable flat land just ...</p>The Courier-JournalNew Congress Presses Interior on Cancellation of Strip-Mine Health Study - Public News Servicehttps://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-02-18/health-issues/new-congress-presses-interior-on-cancellation-of-strip-mine-health-study/a65561-1CBMijAFodHRwczovL3d3dy5wdWJsaWNuZXdzc2VydmljZS5vcmcvMjAxOS0wMi0xOC9oZWFsdGgtaXNzdWVzL25ldy1jb25ncmVzcy1wcmVzc2VzLWludGVyaW9yLW9uLWNhbmNlbGxhdGlvbi1vZi1zdHJpcC1taW5lLWhlYWx0aC1zdHVkeS9hNjU1NjEtMdIBAAMon, 18 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-02-18/health-issues/new-congress-presses-interior-on-cancellation-of-strip-mine-health-study/a65561-1" target="_blank">New Congress Presses Interior on Cancellation of Strip-Mine Health Study</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Public News Service</font><p>CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The new Democratic leadership in Congress is investigating why the Department of the Interior stopped a major study of the health ...</p>Public News ServiceMountaintop Coal Mining Causes Appalachian Rivers to Run “Consistently Saltier” - Duke Todayhttps://nicholas.duke.edu/about/news/mountaintop-coal-mining-causes-appalachian-rivers-run-%E2%80%9Cconsistently-saltier%E2%80%9DCBMigQFodHRwczovL25pY2hvbGFzLmR1a2UuZWR1L2Fib3V0L25ld3MvbW91bnRhaW50b3AtY29hbC1taW5pbmctY2F1c2VzLWFwcGFsYWNoaWFuLXJpdmVycy1ydW4tJUUyJTgwJTlDY29uc2lzdGVudGx5LXNhbHRpZXIlRTIlODAlOUTSAQAFri, 14 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://nicholas.duke.edu/about/news/mountaintop-coal-mining-causes-appalachian-rivers-run-%E2%80%9Cconsistently-saltier%E2%80%9D" target="_blank">Mountaintop Coal Mining Causes Appalachian Rivers to Run “Consistently Saltier”</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Duke Today</font><p>NOTE: Fabian Nippgen can be reached for additional comment at (307) 766-5012 or fnippgen@uwyo.edu. Matthew Ross can be reached at ...</p>Duke TodayNo word from Interior on review of halted mountaintop removal study - Charleston Gazette-Mailhttps://www.wvgazettemail.com/news/special_reports/mining_the_mountains/no-word-from-interior-on-review-of-halted-mountaintop-removal/article_d6c5d191-ba1f-5d43-8ef1-6d6187d1b0a7.htmlCBMitwFodHRwczovL3d3dy53dmdhemV0dGVtYWlsLmNvbS9uZXdzL3NwZWNpYWxfcmVwb3J0cy9taW5pbmdfdGhlX21vdW50YWlucy9uby13b3JkLWZyb20taW50ZXJpb3Itb24tcmV2aWV3LW9mLWhhbHRlZC1tb3VudGFpbnRvcC1yZW1vdmFsL2FydGljbGVfZDZjNWQxOTEtYmExZi01ZDQzLThlZjEtNmQ2MTg3ZDFiMGE3Lmh0bWzSAQASat, 21 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.wvgazettemail.com/news/special_reports/mining_the_mountains/no-word-from-interior-on-review-of-halted-mountaintop-removal/article_d6c5d191-ba1f-5d43-8ef1-6d6187d1b0a7.html" target="_blank">No word from Interior on review of halted mountaintop removal study</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Charleston Gazette-Mail</font><p>Officials at the National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine have not heard any word from the Trump administration about a financial review that ...</p>Charleston Gazette-MailBanks stop financing mountaintop removal - The Courier-Journalhttps://www.courier-journal.com/story/watchdog-earth/2015/03/13/pnc-other-banks-back-away-from-mountaintop-removal-financing/70265720/CBMihgFodHRwczovL3d3dy5jb3VyaWVyLWpvdXJuYWwuY29tL3N0b3J5L3dhdGNoZG9nLWVhcnRoLzIwMTUvMDMvMTMvcG5jLW90aGVyLWJhbmtzLWJhY2stYXdheS1mcm9tLW1vdW50YWludG9wLXJlbW92YWwtZmluYW5jaW5nLzcwMjY1NzIwL9IBLGh0dHBzOi8vYW1wLmNvdXJpZXItam91cm5hbC5jb20vYW1wLzcwMjY1NzIwFri, 13 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.courier-journal.com/story/watchdog-earth/2015/03/13/pnc-other-banks-back-away-from-mountaintop-removal-financing/70265720/" target="_blank">Banks stop financing mountaintop removal</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">The Courier-Journal</font><p>Driven by environmental and health concerns, as well as our risk appetite, we introduced a mountaintop removal (MTR) financing policy in late 2010 and ...</p>The Courier-JournalThe dirty effects of mountaintop removal mining - Washington Posthttps://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/the-dirty-effects-of-mountaintop-removal-mining/2014/10/21/851c4236-58a2-11e4-bd61-346aee66ba29_story.htmlCBMikgFodHRwczovL3d3dy53YXNoaW5ndG9ucG9zdC5jb20vb3BpbmlvbnMvdGhlLWRpcnR5LWVmZmVjdHMtb2YtbW91bnRhaW50b3AtcmVtb3ZhbC1taW5pbmcvMjAxNC8xMC8yMS84NTFjNDIzNi01OGEyLTExZTQtYmQ2MS0zNDZhZWU2NmJhMjlfc3RvcnkuaHRtbNIBAATue, 21 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/the-dirty-effects-of-mountaintop-removal-mining/2014/10/21/851c4236-58a2-11e4-bd61-346aee66ba29_story.html" target="_blank">The dirty effects of mountaintop removal mining</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Washington Post</font><p>Recent studies link mountaintop removal mining to pollution and cancer.</p>Washington PostDOJ Withdraws Plan for Kentucky Prison on Mountaintop-Removal Site - Earth Island Journalhttp://www.earthisland.org/journal/index.php/articles/entry/doj_withdraws_funding_request_kentucky_prison_mountaintop-removal/CBMifmh0dHA6Ly93d3cuZWFydGhpc2xhbmQub3JnL2pvdXJuYWwvaW5kZXgucGhwL2FydGljbGVzL2VudHJ5L2Rval93aXRoZHJhd3NfZnVuZGluZ19yZXF1ZXN0X2tlbnR1Y2t5X3ByaXNvbl9tb3VudGFpbnRvcC1yZW1vdmFsL9IBAAFri, 30 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT<a href="http://www.earthisland.org/journal/index.php/articles/entry/doj_withdraws_funding_request_kentucky_prison_mountaintop-removal/" target="_blank">DOJ Withdraws Plan for Kentucky Prison on Mountaintop-Removal Site</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Earth Island Journal</font><p>Last month the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) withdrew its request for funding for construction of a maximum-security prison atop a former ...</p>Earth Island JournalOcasio-Cortez says Appalachia ‘close to my heart’ as she accepts Barr’s coal mine invite - McClatchy Washington Bureauhttps://www.mcclatchydc.com/news/politics-government/congress/article228488679.htmlCAIiEEQovIX0zFmnfKljqpDnJqsqGQgEKhAIACoHCAowzNmECzCZyoEDMM32gwYWed, 27 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.mcclatchydc.com/news/politics-government/congress/article228488679.html" target="_blank">Ocasio-Cortez says Appalachia ‘close to my heart’ as she accepts Barr’s coal mine invite</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">McClatchy Washington Bureau</font><p>Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the author of the controversial Green New Deal, represents the Bronx and Queens, but says her she has great empathy for ...</p>McClatchy Washington BureauRevolt in West Virginia’s Coal Country - RollingStone.comhttps://www.rollingstone.com/politics/politics-news/revolt-in-west-virginias-coal-country-627943/CBMiYWh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LnJvbGxpbmdzdG9uZS5jb20vcG9saXRpY3MvcG9saXRpY3MtbmV3cy9yZXZvbHQtaW4td2VzdC12aXJnaW5pYXMtY29hbC1jb3VudHJ5LTYyNzk0My_SAWVodHRwczovL3d3dy5yb2xsaW5nc3RvbmUuY29tL3BvbGl0aWNzL3BvbGl0aWNzLW5ld3MvcmV2b2x0LWluLXdlc3QtdmlyZ2luaWFzLWNvYWwtY291bnRyeS02Mjc5NDMvYW1wLwMon, 30 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.rollingstone.com/politics/politics-news/revolt-in-west-virginias-coal-country-627943/" target="_blank">Revolt in West Virginia’s Coal Country</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">RollingStone.com</font><p>On a sunny January afternoon, Paula Jean Swearengin, a 43-year-old accounting clerk and single mother of four from Coal City, West Virginia, steers a red ...</p>RollingStone.comMountaintop Removal Coal Mining Ends on March 16 - EcoWatchhttps://www.ecowatch.com/mountaintop-removal-coal-mining-ends-on-march-16-1882016676.htmlCBMiWWh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LmVjb3dhdGNoLmNvbS9tb3VudGFpbnRvcC1yZW1vdmFsLWNvYWwtbWluaW5nLWVuZHMtb24tbWFyY2gtMTYtMTg4MjAxNjY3Ni5odG1s0gFdaHR0cHM6Ly93d3cuZWNvd2F0Y2guY29tL21vdW50YWludG9wLXJlbW92YWwtY29hbC1taW5pbmctZW5kcy1vbi1tYXJjaC0xNi0xODgyMDE2Njc2LmFtcC5odG1sThu, 05 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.ecowatch.com/mountaintop-removal-coal-mining-ends-on-march-16-1882016676.html" target="_blank">Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining Ends on March 16</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">EcoWatch</font><p>Fourteen months after the world watched in astonishment as poorly regulated coal-washing chemicals contaminated the Elk River in West Virginia, coal country ...</p>EcoWatchMountaintop removal country’s mental health crisis - Gristhttps://grist.org/climate-energy/mountaintop-removal-countrys-mental-health-crisis/CBMiU2h0dHBzOi8vZ3Jpc3Qub3JnL2NsaW1hdGUtZW5lcmd5L21vdW50YWludG9wLXJlbW92YWwtY291bnRyeXMtbWVudGFsLWhlYWx0aC1jcmlzaXMv0gFXaHR0cHM6Ly9ncmlzdC5vcmcvY2xpbWF0ZS1lbmVyZ3kvbW91bnRhaW50b3AtcmVtb3ZhbC1jb3VudHJ5cy1tZW50YWwtaGVhbHRoLWNyaXNpcy9hbXAvWed, 17 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT<a href="https://grist.org/climate-energy/mountaintop-removal-countrys-mental-health-crisis/" target="_blank">Mountaintop removal country’s mental health crisis</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Grist</font><p>In Central Appalachia, areas closer to surface mining operations appear to be associated with higher rates of clinical depression. Why?</p>GristNew Map Chronicles Three Decades of Surface Mining in Central Appalachia - Smithsonian.comhttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/new-map-chronicles-three-decades-surface-mining-appalachia-180969794/CAIiEPbqc7jzPTbiGJRrIHnZjjAqFQgEKg0IACoGCAow88QGMMBbMKCbCwWed, 01 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/new-map-chronicles-three-decades-surface-mining-appalachia-180969794/" target="_blank">New Map Chronicles Three Decades of Surface Mining in Central Appalachia</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Smithsonian.com</font><p>The data shows about 1.5 million acres of forest have been affected by surface and mountaintop mining since the 1970s.</p>Smithsonian.comWV groups hope study leads to end of mountaintop removal mining - Charleston Gazette-Mailhttps://www.wvgazettemail.com/news/special_reports/wv-groups-hope-study-leads-to-end-of-mountaintop-removal/article_8cdfd973-99fe-5462-8338-a2aa7c8998ba.htmlCBMinQFodHRwczovL3d3dy53dmdhemV0dGVtYWlsLmNvbS9uZXdzL3NwZWNpYWxfcmVwb3J0cy93di1ncm91cHMtaG9wZS1zdHVkeS1sZWFkcy10by1lbmQtb2YtbW91bnRhaW50b3AtcmVtb3ZhbC9hcnRpY2xlXzhjZGZkOTczLTk5ZmUtNTQ2Mi04MzM4LWEyYWE3Yzg5OThiYS5odG1s0gEATue, 23 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.wvgazettemail.com/news/special_reports/wv-groups-hope-study-leads-to-end-of-mountaintop-removal/article_8cdfd973-99fe-5462-8338-a2aa7c8998ba.html" target="_blank">WV groups hope study leads to end of mountaintop removal mining</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Charleston Gazette-Mail</font><p>LOGAN — West Virginia environmental groups on Tuesday urged a National Academy of Sciences panel to look carefully at the public health impact of strip ...</p>Charleston Gazette-MailBlack lung kills. Stand up for black lung benefits! - Appalachian Voiceshttp://appvoices.org/end-mountaintop-removal/black-lung-kills/CBMiPmh0dHA6Ly9hcHB2b2ljZXMub3JnL2VuZC1tb3VudGFpbnRvcC1yZW1vdmFsL2JsYWNrLWx1bmcta2lsbHMv0gEATue, 11 Dec 2018 20:55:53 GMT<a href="http://appvoices.org/end-mountaintop-removal/black-lung-kills/" target="_blank">Black lung kills. Stand up for black lung benefits!</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Appalachian Voices</font><p>Black lung disease is a deadly, debilitating condition that makes it harder, and eventually impossible, for people affected to breathe. It's caused by inhaling coal ...</p>Appalachian VoicesMountaintop Removal Site Could Become Kentucky's Largest Solar Farm - EcoWatchhttps://www.ecowatch.com/coal-mine-solar-farm-2368328309.htmlCBMiPWh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LmVjb3dhdGNoLmNvbS9jb2FsLW1pbmUtc29sYXItZmFybS0yMzY4MzI4MzA5Lmh0bWzSAUFodHRwczovL3d3dy5lY293YXRjaC5jb20vY29hbC1taW5lLXNvbGFyLWZhcm0tMjM2ODMyODMwOS5hbXAuaHRtbAWed, 19 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.ecowatch.com/coal-mine-solar-farm-2368328309.html" target="_blank">Mountaintop Removal Site Could Become Kentucky's Largest Solar Farm</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">EcoWatch</font><p>Kentucky, like most of the Appalachian region, has been in economic distress since the bust of the coal mining industry. But, new hope for jobs and the ravaged.</p>EcoWatchMountaintop Removal: It's Time to Bring This American Tragedy to an End - EcoWatchhttps://www.ecowatch.com/mountaintop-removal-its-time-to-bring-this-american-tragedy-to-an-end-1882022657.htmlCBMibmh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LmVjb3dhdGNoLmNvbS9tb3VudGFpbnRvcC1yZW1vdmFsLWl0cy10aW1lLXRvLWJyaW5nLXRoaXMtYW1lcmljYW4tdHJhZ2VkeS10by1hbi1lbmQtMTg4MjAyMjY1Ny5odG1s0gFyaHR0cHM6Ly93d3cuZWNvd2F0Y2guY29tL21vdW50YWludG9wLXJlbW92YWwtaXRzLXRpbWUtdG8tYnJpbmctdGhpcy1hbWVyaWNhbi10cmFnZWR5LXRvLWFuLWVuZC0xODgyMDIyNjU3LmFtcC5odG1sWed, 18 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.ecowatch.com/mountaintop-removal-its-time-to-bring-this-american-tragedy-to-an-end-1882022657.html" target="_blank">Mountaintop Removal: It's Time to Bring This American Tragedy to an End</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">EcoWatch</font><p>An escalating series of lawsuits, government rulings, banking decisions and breakthrough health studies has brought the fate of devastating mountaintop ...</p>EcoWatchScientists Have Now Quantified Mountaintop Removal Mining’s Destruction Of Appalachia - ThinkProgresshttps://thinkprogress.org/scientists-have-now-quantified-mountaintop-removal-minings-destruction-of-appalachia-101971e1465c/CBMifGh0dHBzOi8vdGhpbmtwcm9ncmVzcy5vcmcvc2NpZW50aXN0cy1oYXZlLW5vdy1xdWFudGlmaWVkLW1vdW50YWludG9wLXJlbW92YWwtbWluaW5ncy1kZXN0cnVjdGlvbi1vZi1hcHBhbGFjaGlhLTEwMTk3MWUxNDY1Yy_SAYABaHR0cHM6Ly90aGlua3Byb2dyZXNzLm9yZy9zY2llbnRpc3RzLWhhdmUtbm93LXF1YW50aWZpZWQtbW91bnRhaW50b3AtcmVtb3ZhbC1taW5pbmdzLWRlc3RydWN0aW9uLW9mLWFwcGFsYWNoaWEtMTAxOTcxZTE0NjVjL2FtcC8Thu, 11 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT<a href="https://thinkprogress.org/scientists-have-now-quantified-mountaintop-removal-minings-destruction-of-appalachia-101971e1465c/" target="_blank">Scientists Have Now Quantified Mountaintop Removal Mining’s Destruction Of Appalachia</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">ThinkProgress</font><p>It's long been known that mountaintop removal mining, which involves blasting the tops off of mountains to get to coal underneath the surface, is a highly ...</p>ThinkProgressWhy did Interior Department halt a coalfields health study? | TheHill - The Hillhttps://thehill.com/opinion/energy-environment/430387-why-did-interior-department-halt-a-coalfields-health-studyCBMicGh0dHBzOi8vdGhlaGlsbC5jb20vb3Bpbmlvbi9lbmVyZ3ktZW52aXJvbm1lbnQvNDMwMzg3LXdoeS1kaWQtaW50ZXJpb3ItZGVwYXJ0bWVudC1oYWx0LWEtY29hbGZpZWxkcy1oZWFsdGgtc3R1ZHnSAXRodHRwczovL3RoZWhpbGwuY29tL29waW5pb24vZW5lcmd5LWVudmlyb25tZW50LzQzMDM4Ny13aHktZGlkLWludGVyaW9yLWRlcGFydG1lbnQtaGFsdC1hLWNvYWxmaWVsZHMtaGVhbHRoLXN0dWR5P2FtcAWed, 20 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT<a href="https://thehill.com/opinion/energy-environment/430387-why-did-interior-department-halt-a-coalfields-health-study" target="_blank">Why did Interior Department halt a coalfields health study? | TheHill</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">The Hill</font><p>The study was a key element in the fight over mountaintop removal, a form of surface coal mining.</p>The HillAfter Coal - Progressive.orghttps://progressive.org/magazine/after-coal_1/CBMiLmh0dHBzOi8vcHJvZ3Jlc3NpdmUub3JnL21hZ2F6aW5lL2FmdGVyLWNvYWxfMS_SAQAThu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT<a href="https://progressive.org/magazine/after-coal_1/" target="_blank">After Coal</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Progressive.org</font><p>As I toured the Appalachian coalfields in 2012, I sensed that many Appalachians were not ready to talk about life after coal, fearing that this would deepen ...</p>Progressive.org200,000 People Demand Congress Puts an End to Mountaintop Removal - EcoWatchhttps://www.ecowatch.com/200-000-people-demand-congress-puts-an-end-to-mountaintop-removal-1882067814.htmlCBMiamh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LmVjb3dhdGNoLmNvbS8yMDAtMDAwLXBlb3BsZS1kZW1hbmQtY29uZ3Jlc3MtcHV0cy1hbi1lbmQtdG8tbW91bnRhaW50b3AtcmVtb3ZhbC0xODgyMDY3ODE0Lmh0bWzSAW5odHRwczovL3d3dy5lY293YXRjaC5jb20vMjAwLTAwMC1wZW9wbGUtZGVtYW5kLWNvbmdyZXNzLXB1dHMtYW4tZW5kLXRvLW1vdW50YWludG9wLXJlbW92YWwtMTg4MjA2NzgxNC5hbXAuaHRtbATue, 14 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.ecowatch.com/200-000-people-demand-congress-puts-an-end-to-mountaintop-removal-1882067814.html" target="_blank">200,000 People Demand Congress Puts an End to Mountaintop Removal</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">EcoWatch</font><p>Signaling a watershed shift in recognizing the national health crisis from cancer-linked strip mining in central Appalachia, more than 200000 people have signed ...</p>EcoWatchCoal mining blasts the wonderful out of West Virginia - The Pickethttp://supicket.com/coal-mining-blasts-the-wonderful-out-of-west-virginia/CBMiSmh0dHA6Ly9zdXBpY2tldC5jb20vY29hbC1taW5pbmctYmxhc3RzLXRoZS13b25kZXJmdWwtb3V0LW9mLXdlc3QtdmlyZ2luaWEv0gEAMon, 29 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT<a href="http://supicket.com/coal-mining-blasts-the-wonderful-out-of-west-virginia/" target="_blank">Coal mining blasts the wonderful out of West Virginia</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">The Picket</font><p>'Wild and wonderful', West Virginia. A state well known for two things: The vast and beautiful mountainous landscapes, and the contentious coal mining.</p>The PicketThe Poverty of Mountaintop Removal Mining - unEARTHED, from Earthjusticehttps://earthjustice.org/blog/2013-january/the-poverty-of-mountaintop-removal-miningCBMiVGh0dHBzOi8vZWFydGhqdXN0aWNlLm9yZy9ibG9nLzIwMTMtamFudWFyeS90aGUtcG92ZXJ0eS1vZi1tb3VudGFpbnRvcC1yZW1vdmFsLW1pbmluZ9IBAAThu, 03 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMT<a href="https://earthjustice.org/blog/2013-january/the-poverty-of-mountaintop-removal-mining" target="_blank">The Poverty of Mountaintop Removal Mining</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">unEARTHED, from Earthjustice</font><p>Associate Attorney Neil Gormley took a trip to West Virginia to visit partners and clients and to see the effects of mountaintop removal mining first-hand.</p>unEARTHED, from EarthjusticeBad Rock: How Mountaintop Removal Mining Can Damage Streams | TIME.com - TIMEhttp://science.time.com/2011/12/14/how-mountaintop-removal-mining-can-damage-streams/CBMiVWh0dHA6Ly9zY2llbmNlLnRpbWUuY29tLzIwMTEvMTIvMTQvaG93LW1vdW50YWludG9wLXJlbW92YWwtbWluaW5nLWNhbi1kYW1hZ2Utc3RyZWFtcy_SAQAWed, 14 Dec 2011 08:00:00 GMT<a href="http://science.time.com/2011/12/14/how-mountaintop-removal-mining-can-damage-streams/" target="_blank">Bad Rock: How Mountaintop Removal Mining Can Damage Streams | TIME.com</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">TIME</font><p>Recent examinations of the health and environmental impacts of mountaintop mining – stripping the tops off of mountains to extract coal – has the practice ...</p>TIMENew Rule For Mountaintop Removal Mining Is A Coal Crusher - CleanTechnicahttps://cleantechnica.com/2015/07/17/us-interior-dept-just-made-mountaintop-removal-coal-mining-lot-expensive/CBMibmh0dHBzOi8vY2xlYW50ZWNobmljYS5jb20vMjAxNS8wNy8xNy91cy1pbnRlcmlvci1kZXB0LWp1c3QtbWFkZS1tb3VudGFpbnRvcC1yZW1vdmFsLWNvYWwtbWluaW5nLWxvdC1leHBlbnNpdmUv0gEAFri, 17 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://cleantechnica.com/2015/07/17/us-interior-dept-just-made-mountaintop-removal-coal-mining-lot-expensive/" target="_blank">New Rule For Mountaintop Removal Mining Is A Coal Crusher</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">CleanTechnica</font><p>The US Interior Department has released a proposed new rule that could effectively put an end to mountaintop removal coal mining in Appalachia.</p>CleanTechnicaMining the Mountains | Science - Smithsonianhttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/mining-the-mountains-130454620/CBMiTWh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LnNtaXRoc29uaWFubWFnLmNvbS9zY2llbmNlLW5hdHVyZS9taW5pbmctdGhlLW1vdW50YWlucy0xMzA0NTQ2MjAv0gEAThu, 28 Sep 2017 00:49:20 GMT<a href="https://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/mining-the-mountains-130454620/" target="_blank">Mining the Mountains | Science</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Smithsonian</font><p>Explosives and machines are destroying Appalachian peaks to obtain coal. In a West Virginia town, residents and the industry fight over a mountain's fate.</p>SmithsonianJoin the Movement to Ban Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining - EcoWatchhttps://www.ecowatch.com/join-the-movement-to-ban-mountaintop-removal-coal-mining-1882031026.htmlCBMiYWh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LmVjb3dhdGNoLmNvbS9qb2luLXRoZS1tb3ZlbWVudC10by1iYW4tbW91bnRhaW50b3AtcmVtb3ZhbC1jb2FsLW1pbmluZy0xODgyMDMxMDI2Lmh0bWzSAWVodHRwczovL3d3dy5lY293YXRjaC5jb20vam9pbi10aGUtbW92ZW1lbnQtdG8tYmFuLW1vdW50YWludG9wLXJlbW92YWwtY29hbC1taW5pbmctMTg4MjAzMTAyNi5hbXAuaHRtbAMon, 13 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.ecowatch.com/join-the-movement-to-ban-mountaintop-removal-coal-mining-1882031026.html" target="_blank">Join the Movement to Ban Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">EcoWatch</font><p>Calling for a "national, coordinated response to the humanitarian disaster of mountaintop removal mining," CREDO Action launched an extraordinary petition ...</p>EcoWatchThough the mountains may fall: The cost of mountain top removal - U.S. Catholic magazinehttps://www.uscatholic.org/culture/environment/2012/03/though-mountains-may-fall-cost-mountain-top-removalCBMiamh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LnVzY2F0aG9saWMub3JnL2N1bHR1cmUvZW52aXJvbm1lbnQvMjAxMi8wMy90aG91Z2gtbW91bnRhaW5zLW1heS1mYWxsLWNvc3QtbW91bnRhaW4tdG9wLXJlbW92YWzSAQAFri, 23 Mar 2012 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.uscatholic.org/culture/environment/2012/03/though-mountains-may-fall-cost-mountain-top-removal" target="_blank">Though the mountains may fall: The cost of mountain top removal</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">U.S. Catholic magazine</font><p>[Watch the slideshow that accompanies this article.] Rick Handshoe lives on the battle line. Explosions shake his house regularly, covering it with dust and ...</p>U.S. Catholic magazineDeadly flooding in West Virginia had another cause beyond global warming - Washington Posthttps://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/deadly-flooding-in-west-virginia-had-another-cause-beyond-global-warming/2016/08/25/c5ad851e-6974-11e6-91cb-ecb5418830e9_story.htmlCBMiqwFodHRwczovL3d3dy53YXNoaW5ndG9ucG9zdC5jb20vb3BpbmlvbnMvZGVhZGx5LWZsb29kaW5nLWluLXdlc3QtdmlyZ2luaWEtaGFkLWFub3RoZXItY2F1c2UtYmV5b25kLWdsb2JhbC13YXJtaW5nLzIwMTYvMDgvMjUvYzVhZDg1MWUtNjk3NC0xMWU2LTkxY2ItZWNiNTQxODgzMGU5X3N0b3J5Lmh0bWzSAQAThu, 25 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/deadly-flooding-in-west-virginia-had-another-cause-beyond-global-warming/2016/08/25/c5ad851e-6974-11e6-91cb-ecb5418830e9_story.html" target="_blank">Deadly flooding in West Virginia had another cause beyond global warming</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Washington Post</font><p>The Aug. 23 editorial “Extraordinary floods become more ordinary” was right concerning the recent disaster in Louisiana. But there was a flooding disaster in ...</p>Washington PostWhat Happens When You Blow Up a Mountain? - Slate Magazinehttps://slate.com/technology/2012/11/mountaintop-removal-photos-antrim-caskey-award-winning-photographer-of-appalachian-coal-mining.htmlCBMiiAFodHRwczovL3NsYXRlLmNvbS90ZWNobm9sb2d5LzIwMTIvMTEvbW91bnRhaW50b3AtcmVtb3ZhbC1waG90b3MtYW50cmltLWNhc2tleS1hd2FyZC13aW5uaW5nLXBob3RvZ3JhcGhlci1vZi1hcHBhbGFjaGlhbi1jb2FsLW1pbmluZy5odG1s0gGHAWh0dHBzOi8vc2xhdGUuY29tL3RlY2hub2xvZ3kvMjAxMi8xMS9tb3VudGFpbnRvcC1yZW1vdmFsLXBob3Rvcy1hbnRyaW0tY2Fza2V5LWF3YXJkLXdpbm5pbmctcGhvdG9ncmFwaGVyLW9mLWFwcGFsYWNoaWFuLWNvYWwtbWluaW5nLmFtcAFri, 30 Nov 2012 08:00:00 GMT<a href="https://slate.com/technology/2012/11/mountaintop-removal-photos-antrim-caskey-award-winning-photographer-of-appalachian-coal-mining.html" target="_blank">What Happens When You Blow Up a Mountain?</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Slate Magazine</font><p>Read more on the legal case against mountaintop-removal mining.</p>Slate MagazineMountaintop Removal Moves Closer - Daily Yonderhttps://www.dailyyonder.com/mountaintop-removal-moves-closer/2015/04/28/7823/CBMiTWh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LmRhaWx5eW9uZGVyLmNvbS9tb3VudGFpbnRvcC1yZW1vdmFsLW1vdmVzLWNsb3Nlci8yMDE1LzA0LzI4Lzc4MjMv0gEATue, 28 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.dailyyonder.com/mountaintop-removal-moves-closer/2015/04/28/7823/" target="_blank">Mountaintop Removal Moves Closer</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Daily Yonder</font><p>An environmental advocacy group, using satellite images and a Google app, has documented the spread of mountaintop removal coal mining in Central ...</p>Daily YonderCanada, US Governments Watching, But Not Intervening, in Coal Mine Pollution Controversy - DeSmoghttps://www.desmogblog.com/2018/07/31/canada-us-governments-not-intervening-coal-mine-pollution-selenium-controversyCBMidGh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LmRlc21vZ2Jsb2cuY29tLzIwMTgvMDcvMzEvY2FuYWRhLXVzLWdvdmVybm1lbnRzLW5vdC1pbnRlcnZlbmluZy1jb2FsLW1pbmUtcG9sbHV0aW9uLXNlbGVuaXVtLWNvbnRyb3ZlcnN50gEATue, 31 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.desmogblog.com/2018/07/31/canada-us-governments-not-intervening-coal-mine-pollution-selenium-controversy" target="_blank">Canada, US Governments Watching, But Not Intervening, in Coal Mine Pollution Controversy</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">DeSmog</font><p>By Judith Lavoie, The Narwhal. Originally posted on The Narwhal. The U.S. State Department is not going to intervene in a dispute that has split the International ...</p>DeSmogMountaintop Removal: A View From Up Above - unEARTHED, from Earthjusticehttps://earthjustice.org/blog/2011-october/mountaintop-removal-a-view-from-up-aboveCBMiU2h0dHBzOi8vZWFydGhqdXN0aWNlLm9yZy9ibG9nLzIwMTEtb2N0b2Jlci9tb3VudGFpbnRvcC1yZW1vdmFsLWEtdmlldy1mcm9tLXVwLWFib3Zl0gEAFri, 21 Oct 2011 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://earthjustice.org/blog/2011-october/mountaintop-removal-a-view-from-up-above" target="_blank">Mountaintop Removal: A View From Up Above</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">unEARTHED, from Earthjustice</font><p>Recently, thanks to a nonprofit flight operation called SouthWings, I had the opportunity to fly in a small airplane over a mountaintop removal coal mining site in ...</p>unEARTHED, from EarthjusticeMountaintop Removal Cuts Through Southern Forests - World Resources Institutehttps://www.wri.org/blog/2010/07/mountaintop-removal-cuts-through-southern-forestsCBMiUmh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LndyaS5vcmcvYmxvZy8yMDEwLzA3L21vdW50YWludG9wLXJlbW92YWwtY3V0cy10aHJvdWdoLXNvdXRoZXJuLWZvcmVzdHPSAQAFri, 30 Jul 2010 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.wri.org/blog/2010/07/mountaintop-removal-cuts-through-southern-forests" target="_blank">Mountaintop Removal Cuts Through Southern Forests</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">World Resources Institute</font><p>New maps from SeeSouthernForests.org show the scale of forest loss from surface mining in Appalachia. Mountaintop removal has become an increasingly ...</p>World Resources InstituteMountaintop Removal Never Ended: Coal River Mountaineers Fight On - Common Dreamshttps://www.commondreams.org/views/2016/10/19/mountaintop-removal-never-ended-coal-river-mountaineers-fightCBMia2h0dHBzOi8vd3d3LmNvbW1vbmRyZWFtcy5vcmcvdmlld3MvMjAxNi8xMC8xOS9tb3VudGFpbnRvcC1yZW1vdmFsLW5ldmVyLWVuZGVkLWNvYWwtcml2ZXItbW91bnRhaW5lZXJzLWZpZ2h00gFvaHR0cHM6Ly93d3cuY29tbW9uZHJlYW1zLm9yZy92aWV3cy8yMDE2LzEwLzE5L21vdW50YWludG9wLXJlbW92YWwtbmV2ZXItZW5kZWQtY29hbC1yaXZlci1tb3VudGFpbmVlcnMtZmlnaHQ_YW1wWed, 19 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.commondreams.org/views/2016/10/19/mountaintop-removal-never-ended-coal-river-mountaineers-fight" target="_blank">Mountaintop Removal Never Ended: Coal River Mountaineers Fight On</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Common Dreams</font><p>Standing in solidarity with the water protectors on the Standing Rock Sioux Nation, Coal River Mountain residents already fending | By Jeff Biggers.</p>Common DreamsTrump says he cares about people in coal country. So why halt a study on their health? - The Washington Posthttps://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/trump-says-he-cares-about-people-in-coal-country-so-why-halt-a-study-on-their-health/2017/09/10/f7889678-8827-11e7-961d-2f373b3977ee_story.htmlCAIiEGZbdx-TRUvK9VGB3rstdfsqGAgEKg8IACoHCAowjtSUCjC30XQw_qe5AQSun, 10 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/trump-says-he-cares-about-people-in-coal-country-so-why-halt-a-study-on-their-health/2017/09/10/f7889678-8827-11e7-961d-2f373b3977ee_story.html" target="_blank">Trump says he cares about people in coal country. So why halt a study on their health?</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">The Washington Post</font><p>ONE WOULD imagine that the Trump administration, which swept into power claiming to support the people who live in coal country, would prioritize federal ...</p>The Washington PostMountaintop removal mining is flattening Appalachia - Gristhttps://grist.org/climate-energy/mountaintop-removal-mining-is-flattening-appalachia/CBMiVWh0dHBzOi8vZ3Jpc3Qub3JnL2NsaW1hdGUtZW5lcmd5L21vdW50YWludG9wLXJlbW92YWwtbWluaW5nLWlzLWZsYXR0ZW5pbmctYXBwYWxhY2hpYS_SAVlodHRwczovL2dyaXN0Lm9yZy9jbGltYXRlLWVuZXJneS9tb3VudGFpbnRvcC1yZW1vdmFsLW1pbmluZy1pcy1mbGF0dGVuaW5nLWFwcGFsYWNoaWEvYW1wLwThu, 11 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT<a href="https://grist.org/climate-energy/mountaintop-removal-mining-is-flattening-appalachia/" target="_blank">Mountaintop removal mining is flattening Appalachia</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Grist</font><p>Researchers have quantified the topographical footprint of 40 years of mountaintop removal on the Appalachian landscape, and the results are, ahem, flat-out ...</p>GristThe Violent Remaking of Appalachia - The Atlantichttps://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2016/03/the-violent-remaking-of-appalachia/474603/CBMiYWh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LnRoZWF0bGFudGljLmNvbS90ZWNobm9sb2d5L2FyY2hpdmUvMjAxNi8wMy90aGUtdmlvbGVudC1yZW1ha2luZy1vZi1hcHBhbGFjaGlhLzQ3NDYwMy_SAS9odHRwczovL2FtcC50aGVhdGxhbnRpYy5jb20vYW1wL2FydGljbGUvNDc0NjAzLwMon, 21 Mar 2016 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2016/03/the-violent-remaking-of-appalachia/474603/" target="_blank">The Violent Remaking of Appalachia</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">The Atlantic</font><p>When mining a century's worth of energy means ruining a landscape for millions of years.</p>The AtlanticBarclays ends financing of controversial mountaintop removal mining - The Guardianhttps://www.theguardian.com/environment/2015/apr/07/barclays-ends-financing-of-controversial-mountaintop-removal-miningCBMid2h0dHBzOi8vd3d3LnRoZWd1YXJkaWFuLmNvbS9lbnZpcm9ubWVudC8yMDE1L2Fwci8wNy9iYXJjbGF5cy1lbmRzLWZpbmFuY2luZy1vZi1jb250cm92ZXJzaWFsLW1vdW50YWludG9wLXJlbW92YWwtbWluaW5n0gF3aHR0cHM6Ly9hbXAudGhlZ3VhcmRpYW4uY29tL2Vudmlyb25tZW50LzIwMTUvYXByLzA3L2JhcmNsYXlzLWVuZHMtZmluYW5jaW5nLW9mLWNvbnRyb3ZlcnNpYWwtbW91bnRhaW50b3AtcmVtb3ZhbC1taW5pbmcTue, 07 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2015/apr/07/barclays-ends-financing-of-controversial-mountaintop-removal-mining" target="_blank">Barclays ends financing of controversial mountaintop removal mining</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">The Guardian</font><p>Bank was biggest financier of MTR in 2013 but now expects method used to extract coal in Appalachian mountains will soon be phased out.</p>The GuardianCOAL: Stream rule dies, but ex-miners keep fighting - E&E Newshttps://www.eenews.net/stories/1060054890CBMiKWh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LmVlbmV3cy5uZXQvc3Rvcmllcy8xMDYwMDU0ODkw0gEAMon, 22 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.eenews.net/stories/1060054890" target="_blank">COAL: Stream rule dies, but ex-miners keep fighting</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">E&E News</font><p>First of three stories. Click here for part two and here for part three. NAOMA, W.Va. — A stroke of President Trump's pen earlier this year erased a regulation that ...</p>E&E NewsA Top DOI Official Had at Least Six Meetings With the Mining Industry. She Then Helped Cancel a Study on the Public-Health Effects of Mining. - Pacific Standardhttps://psmag.com/environment/a-top-doi-official-had-at-least-six-meetings-with-the-mining-industry-she-then-helped-cancel-a-study-on-the-public-health-effects-of-miningCBMiqQFodHRwczovL3BzbWFnLmNvbS9lbnZpcm9ubWVudC9hLXRvcC1kb2ktb2ZmaWNpYWwtaGFkLWF0LWxlYXN0LXNpeC1tZWV0aW5ncy13aXRoLXRoZS1taW5pbmctaW5kdXN0cnktc2hlLXRoZW4taGVscGVkLWNhbmNlbC1hLXN0dWR5LW9uLXRoZS1wdWJsaWMtaGVhbHRoLWVmZmVjdHMtb2YtbWluaW5n0gGuAWh0dHBzOi8vcHNtYWcuY29tLy5hbXAvZW52aXJvbm1lbnQvYS10b3AtZG9pLW9mZmljaWFsLWhhZC1hdC1sZWFzdC1zaXgtbWVldGluZ3Mtd2l0aC10aGUtbWluaW5nLWluZHVzdHJ5LXNoZS10aGVuLWhlbHBlZC1jYW5jZWwtYS1zdHVkeS1vbi10aGUtcHVibGljLWhlYWx0aC1lZmZlY3RzLW9mLW1pbmluZwMon, 11 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://psmag.com/environment/a-top-doi-official-had-at-least-six-meetings-with-the-mining-industry-she-then-helped-cancel-a-study-on-the-public-health-effects-of-mining" target="_blank">A Top DOI Official Had at Least Six Meetings With the Mining Industry. She Then Helped Cancel a Study on the Public-Health Effects of Mining.</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Pacific Standard</font><p>Records obtained by Pacific Standard reveal that a top official at the DOI had a hand in nixing a government-funded public-health study in Appalachia—after a ...</p>Pacific StandardA New Tack in the War on Mining Mountains - New York Timeshttps://www.nytimes.com/2015/03/10/business/dealbook/pnc-joins-banks-not-financing-mountaintop-coal-removal.htmlCBMicGh0dHBzOi8vd3d3Lm55dGltZXMuY29tLzIwMTUvMDMvMTAvYnVzaW5lc3MvZGVhbGJvb2svcG5jLWpvaW5zLWJhbmtzLW5vdC1maW5hbmNpbmctbW91bnRhaW50b3AtY29hbC1yZW1vdmFsLmh0bWzSAXRodHRwczovL3d3dy5ueXRpbWVzLmNvbS8yMDE1LzAzLzEwL2J1c2luZXNzL2RlYWxib29rL3BuYy1qb2lucy1iYW5rcy1ub3QtZmluYW5jaW5nLW1vdW50YWludG9wLWNvYWwtcmVtb3ZhbC5hbXAuaHRtbAMon, 09 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.nytimes.com/2015/03/10/business/dealbook/pnc-joins-banks-not-financing-mountaintop-coal-removal.html" target="_blank">A New Tack in the War on Mining Mountains</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">New York Times</font><p>PNC Financial joins a growing list of banks that no longer finance coal-mining companies that pursue the mountaintop removal of coal, an environmentally ...</p>New York TimesStudy Ties Mountaintop Removal Mining Dust To Increased Risk Of Lung Cancer - ThinkProgresshttps://thinkprogress.org/study-ties-mountaintop-removal-mining-dust-to-increased-risk-of-lung-cancer-6e7303ec69f7/CBMic2h0dHBzOi8vdGhpbmtwcm9ncmVzcy5vcmcvc3R1ZHktdGllcy1tb3VudGFpbnRvcC1yZW1vdmFsLW1pbmluZy1kdXN0LXRvLWluY3JlYXNlZC1yaXNrLW9mLWx1bmctY2FuY2VyLTZlNzMwM2VjNjlmNy_SAXdodHRwczovL3RoaW5rcHJvZ3Jlc3Mub3JnL3N0dWR5LXRpZXMtbW91bnRhaW50b3AtcmVtb3ZhbC1taW5pbmctZHVzdC10by1pbmNyZWFzZWQtcmlzay1vZi1sdW5nLWNhbmNlci02ZTczMDNlYzY5ZjcvYW1wLwFri, 17 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://thinkprogress.org/study-ties-mountaintop-removal-mining-dust-to-increased-risk-of-lung-cancer-6e7303ec69f7/" target="_blank">Study Ties Mountaintop Removal Mining Dust To Increased Risk Of Lung Cancer</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">ThinkProgress</font><p>Mountaintop removal mining destroys forest ecosystems and clogs streams with often toxic mining waste. And according to a new study, it also increases a ...</p>ThinkProgressThink the Big Banks Have Abandoned Coal? Think Again - The New York Timeshttps://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/28/business/banks-coal-loans.htmlCAIiEC_kPAd5Cs02s3nxjTod9yQqFwgEKg8IACoHCAowjuuKAzCWrzww9oAYMon, 28 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/28/business/banks-coal-loans.html" target="_blank">Think the Big Banks Have Abandoned Coal? Think Again</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">The New York Times</font><p>An environmental group's analysis shows the five largest United States banks have started lending to coal companies again now that they're out of bankruptcy.</p>The New York TimesMountaintop Removal Mining Permits Illegal - Earth Justice (press release)https://earthjustice.org/news/press/2007/mountaintop-removal-mining-permits-illegalCBMiU2h0dHBzOi8vZWFydGhqdXN0aWNlLm9yZy9uZXdzL3ByZXNzLzIwMDcvbW91bnRhaW50b3AtcmVtb3ZhbC1taW5pbmctcGVybWl0cy1pbGxlZ2Fs0gEAMon, 26 Mar 2007 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://earthjustice.org/news/press/2007/mountaintop-removal-mining-permits-illegal" target="_blank">Mountaintop Removal Mining Permits Illegal</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Earth Justice (press release)</font><p>A federal court late last Friday ruled that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers violated the law by issuing permits that permanently buried vital headwater streams ...</p>Earth Justice (press release)USGS Study: Mountaintop Removal Mining Impacts Fish Populations - West Virginia Public Broadcastinghttps://www.wvpublic.org/post/usgs-study-mountaintop-removal-mining-impacts-fish-populationsCBMiXGh0dHBzOi8vd3d3Lnd2cHVibGljLm9yZy9wb3N0L3VzZ3Mtc3R1ZHktbW91bnRhaW50b3AtcmVtb3ZhbC1taW5pbmctaW1wYWN0cy1maXNoLXBvcHVsYXRpb25z0gEAWed, 09 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.wvpublic.org/post/usgs-study-mountaintop-removal-mining-impacts-fish-populations" target="_blank">USGS Study: Mountaintop Removal Mining Impacts Fish Populations</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">West Virginia Public Broadcasting</font><p>Mountaintop removal mining does have an effect on fish populations downstream from the mining operations, according to a study just released by the U.S..</p>West Virginia Public BroadcastingMore Bad News For Coal: Mountaintop Removal Nixed By Court - CleanTechnicahttps://cleantechnica.com/2014/10/02/more-bad-news-for-coal-mountaintop-removal-nixed-by-courtbermuda-triangle-for-coal-layoffs-black-lung-and-epa/CBMikwFodHRwczovL2NsZWFudGVjaG5pY2EuY29tLzIwMTQvMTAvMDIvbW9yZS1iYWQtbmV3cy1mb3ItY29hbC1tb3VudGFpbnRvcC1yZW1vdmFsLW5peGVkLWJ5LWNvdXJ0YmVybXVkYS10cmlhbmdsZS1mb3ItY29hbC1sYXlvZmZzLWJsYWNrLWx1bmctYW5kLWVwYS_SAQAThu, 02 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://cleantechnica.com/2014/10/02/more-bad-news-for-coal-mountaintop-removal-nixed-by-courtbermuda-triangle-for-coal-layoffs-black-lung-and-epa/" target="_blank">More Bad News For Coal: Mountaintop Removal Nixed By Court</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">CleanTechnica</font><p>It's the end of the road for mountaintop removal, now that a federal judge has put the kibosh on a permit for the massive Spruce No. 1 mine.</p>CleanTechnicaBiggest Financers of Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining Exposed - Treehuggerhttps://www.treehugger.com/corporate-responsibility/biggest-financers-of-mountaintop-removal-coal-mining-exposed.htmlCBMidWh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LnRyZWVodWdnZXIuY29tL2NvcnBvcmF0ZS1yZXNwb25zaWJpbGl0eS9iaWdnZXN0LWZpbmFuY2Vycy1vZi1tb3VudGFpbnRvcC1yZW1vdmFsLWNvYWwtbWluaW5nLWV4cG9zZWQuaHRtbNIBeWh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LnRyZWVodWdnZXIuY29tL2NvcnBvcmF0ZS1yZXNwb25zaWJpbGl0eS9hbXAvYmlnZ2VzdC1maW5hbmNlcnMtb2YtbW91bnRhaW50b3AtcmVtb3ZhbC1jb2FsLW1pbmluZy1leHBvc2VkLmh0bWwWed, 06 Apr 2011 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.treehugger.com/corporate-responsibility/biggest-financers-of-mountaintop-removal-coal-mining-exposed.html" target="_blank">Biggest Financers of Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining Exposed</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Treehugger</font><p>PNC, Citi, and UBS are the top three financial enablers of mountaintop removal coal mining, according to a new report by Rainforest Action Network and the ...</p>TreehuggerMountaintop removal mining | Earth - EarthSkyhttps://earthsky.org/earth/emily-bernhardt-on-mountaintop-removal-miningCBMiSGh0dHBzOi8vZWFydGhza3kub3JnL2VhcnRoL2VtaWx5LWJlcm5oYXJkdC1vbi1tb3VudGFpbnRvcC1yZW1vdmFsLW1pbmluZ9IBAASun, 09 Sep 2012 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://earthsky.org/earth/emily-bernhardt-on-mountaintop-removal-mining" target="_blank">Mountaintop removal mining | Earth</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">EarthSky</font><p>Bernhardt spoke of the growing body of science related to the environmental and human health consequences of this mining practice. Learn more on EarthSky.</p>EarthSkyNational Academy Mining Health Study Disbanded - West Virginia Public Broadcastinghttps://www.wvpublic.org/post/national-academy-mining-health-study-disbandedCBMiTGh0dHBzOi8vd3d3Lnd2cHVibGljLm9yZy9wb3N0L25hdGlvbmFsLWFjYWRlbXktbWluaW5nLWhlYWx0aC1zdHVkeS1kaXNiYW5kZWTSAQAMon, 26 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.wvpublic.org/post/national-academy-mining-health-study-disbanded" target="_blank">National Academy Mining Health Study Disbanded</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">West Virginia Public Broadcasting</font><p>A federal study that was examining the health impacts of mountaintop removal coal mining -- halted last fall by the Trump Administration -- is officially.</p>West Virginia Public BroadcastingRemembering Ben Stout: An Environmental Legacy - West Virginia Public Broadcastinghttps://www.wvpublic.org/post/remembering-ben-stout-environmental-legacyCBMiSGh0dHBzOi8vd3d3Lnd2cHVibGljLm9yZy9wb3N0L3JlbWVtYmVyaW5nLWJlbi1zdG91dC1lbnZpcm9ubWVudGFsLWxlZ2FjedIBAAThu, 30 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.wvpublic.org/post/remembering-ben-stout-environmental-legacy" target="_blank">Remembering Ben Stout: An Environmental Legacy</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">West Virginia Public Broadcasting</font><p>The region just lost a powerhouse of environmental science and advocacy with the death of professor Benjamin Stout. Stout's work as an educator, an expert.</p>West Virginia Public BroadcastingWe need to move away from coal, but we cannot forget about what that means for the people who live in coal country - The Altamont Enterprisehttps://altamontenterprise.com/06212018/we-need-move-away-coal-we-cannot-forget-about-what-means-people-who-live-coal-countryCBMifWh0dHBzOi8vYWx0YW1vbnRlbnRlcnByaXNlLmNvbS8wNjIxMjAxOC93ZS1uZWVkLW1vdmUtYXdheS1jb2FsLXdlLWNhbm5vdC1mb3JnZXQtYWJvdXQtd2hhdC1tZWFucy1wZW9wbGUtd2hvLWxpdmUtY29hbC1jb3VudHJ50gGBAWh0dHBzOi8vYWx0YW1vbnRlbnRlcnByaXNlLmNvbS8wNjIxMjAxOC93ZS1uZWVkLW1vdmUtYXdheS1jb2FsLXdlLWNhbm5vdC1mb3JnZXQtYWJvdXQtd2hhdC1tZWFucy1wZW9wbGUtd2hvLWxpdmUtY29hbC1jb3VudHJ5P2FtcAThu, 21 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://altamontenterprise.com/06212018/we-need-move-away-coal-we-cannot-forget-about-what-means-people-who-live-coal-country" target="_blank">We need to move away from coal, but we cannot forget about what that means for the people who live in coal country</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">The Altamont Enterprise</font><p>To the Editor: For most people reading this letter, it is likely that you have never heard of Welch, West Virginia, or Gary, West Virginia. It is likely that the majority ...</p>The Altamont EnterpriseCoal miners in Appalachia commonly practice mountaintop removal — a practice a new study to increased risk of lung cancer - PRIhttps://www.pri.org/stories/2014-11-03/dust-mountaintop-mining-promotes-growth-cancer-cells-new-study-saysCBMiamh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LnByaS5vcmcvc3Rvcmllcy8yMDE0LTExLTAzL2R1c3QtbW91bnRhaW50b3AtbWluaW5nLXByb21vdGVzLWdyb3d0aC1jYW5jZXItY2VsbHMtbmV3LXN0dWR5LXNheXPSAQAMon, 03 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.pri.org/stories/2014-11-03/dust-mountaintop-mining-promotes-growth-cancer-cells-new-study-says" target="_blank">Coal miners in Appalachia commonly practice mountaintop removal — a practice a new study to increased risk of lung cancer</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">PRI</font><p>Coal miners in Appalachia commonly practice mountaintop removal — blasting off hilltops to reach coal and sending dust into the air that pollutes nearby ...</p>PRIMountaintop Removal Is Harming Animals, the Environment, and YOU! - One Green Planethttps://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsandnature/mountaintop-removal-impact-on-animals-environment-and-human-health/CBMic2h0dHBzOi8vd3d3Lm9uZWdyZWVucGxhbmV0Lm9yZy9hbmltYWxzYW5kbmF0dXJlL21vdW50YWludG9wLXJlbW92YWwtaW1wYWN0LW9uLWFuaW1hbHMtZW52aXJvbm1lbnQtYW5kLWh1bWFuLWhlYWx0aC_SAQATue, 22 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsandnature/mountaintop-removal-impact-on-animals-environment-and-human-health/" target="_blank">Mountaintop Removal Is Harming Animals, the Environment, and YOU!</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">One Green Planet</font><p>Mountaintop removal is a process used by the coal industry to extract, well coal, from the hard to reach inner-sections of mountains. If you have ever seen this ...</p>One Green PlanetTwo More Victories in the Fight Against Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining - Gristhttps://grist.org/article/two-more-victories-in-the-fight-against-mountaintop-removal-coal-mining/CBMiYmh0dHBzOi8vZ3Jpc3Qub3JnL2FydGljbGUvdHdvLW1vcmUtdmljdG9yaWVzLWluLXRoZS1maWdodC1hZ2FpbnN0LW1vdW50YWludG9wLXJlbW92YWwtY29hbC1taW5pbmcv0gFmaHR0cHM6Ly9ncmlzdC5vcmcvYXJ0aWNsZS90d28tbW9yZS12aWN0b3JpZXMtaW4tdGhlLWZpZ2h0LWFnYWluc3QtbW91bnRhaW50b3AtcmVtb3ZhbC1jb2FsLW1pbmluZy9hbXAvTue, 23 Apr 2013 07:00:00 GMT<a href="https://grist.org/article/two-more-victories-in-the-fight-against-mountaintop-removal-coal-mining/" target="_blank">Two More Victories in the Fight Against Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="#6f6f6f">Grist</font><p>While the fight to end mountaintop removal coal mining is still far from over, we are celebrating today's ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit on ...</p>Grist