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We need your help

Here’s what we need your help on: Water Quality Standards: while we successfully made our voices heard last fall on bad revisions to WV’s water quality standards, we need to be ready to defend against attempts to allow increased...

Citizen groups gear up for water protection fight

Citizen groups gear up for water protection fight By Ken Ward, Jr. Charleston Gazette After Gov. Jim Justice’s promise Wednesday night to rein in what he depicted as out-of-control state regulators, and following a...

WV reps vote to repeal Streams Protection Rule

State representatives vote to repeal Streams Protection Rule By Danyel Vanreenen The Journal MARTINSBURG — In an effort to restrict the EPA’s power, West Virginia representatives voted to repeal the Streams Protection Rule last...

Virginia lawmakers advance transmission bill

Robert Walton. Utility Dive January 26, 2017 Virginia’s House of Delegates has advanced a bill (H.B. 1766) that would ease the siting of transmission lines, a measure specifically aimed at helping Appalachian Power install local...

Appalachian Gas Working Group

Greenbrier Watershed was represented at the recent Appalachian Gas Working Group meeting. Get ready for actions you can take to protect our watershed from fracked gas infrastructure! WV Rivers spent last weekend with the...

Pipeline impacts on AT raise concerns

Duncan Adams. The Roanoke Times  January 27, 2017 PETERS MOUNTAIN — The winds blew cold Thursday across the Symms Gap Meadow where the Appalachian Trail traverses the crest of Peters Mountain near Pearisburg. And...

It only took one day

It only took one day Chris Wood  January 5, 2017 Trout Unlimited Twenty-four hours. That is how long it took for the U.S. House of Representatives to pass a resolution to make it easier...

Opponents fail to sway Buckingham supervisors

Opponents fail to sway Buckingham supervisors on controversial pipeline compressor station Robert Zullo  January 6, 2017 Photo: Daniel Sangjib MIN/TIMES-DISPATCH A controversial compressor station needed for the proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline project won quick...