Legal Action Taken To Protect West Virginia From Lax Oversight Of Mountaintop- Removal Coal Mining


Mar 17, 2015

For Immediate Release, March 17, 2015
Legal Action Taken to Protect West Virginia From Lax Oversight of Mountaintop- Removal Coal MiningState Agency’s Failure to Enforce Law Endangers People, EnvironmentCHARLESTON, W.Va.— Seven local, regional and national groups today filed a formal notice of intent to sue the U.S. Office of Surface Mining for failing to intervene on West Virginia’s lax oversight of mountaintop-removal and other destructive surface coal mining — a state program that has, for decades, allowed the coal industry to ravage the environment, putting people at risk and destroying local communities.

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Put Your Foot Down! No More Mountaintop Removal Permits!


Mar 12, 2015

  Come join us Monday, March 16, at the WV Dept. of Environmental Protection headquarters next to Kanawha Mall at 57th and MacCorkle in Charleston, WV.  We're demanding that the WVDEP acknowledge the many scientific studies showing that mountaintop removal is deadly to the people in our communities, and stop issuing permits accordingly. 

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Appalachian Community Health Emergency (ACHE) Act Reintroduced


Feb 12, 2015

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Get Your Perks and Support the Judy Bonds Center for Appalachian Preservation!


Feb 11, 2015

We still have some nice perks for donors to our Moving Forward campaign. This campaign is for the purchase our present office building, which we will dedicate as the Judy Bonds Center for Appalachian Preservation. See the perks at http://www.crmwmovingforward.com/store/c1/Featured_Products.html                                                                  

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Coal River Mountain Watch Rolls Out Campaign For The Judy Bonds Center!


Dec 1, 2014

We're on Facebook, Coal River Mountain Watch: Moving Forward, we also have a website- www.crmwmovingforward.com , a campaign page on Indiegogo, and a campaign page at BricksRUs ; be sure that whatever link you click on your gonna like what you see!  We are raising funds for the down payment on the Judy Bonds Center!  Click away and help us make this a reality.  Help us lead the way!

UBB Victim's Father Reacts to Blankenship Indictment


Nov 14, 2014

The following is an article posted by WV Public Broadcasting  

Gary Quarles
Gary Quarles
 
 
Credit Mine Safety and Health Administration

 
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FORMER MASSEY ENERGY CEO INDICTED


Nov 13, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 13, 2014                   FORMER MASSEY ENERGY CEO INDICTED

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