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December Greenbrier River Watershed Association Newsletter

December Greenbrier River Watershed Association Newsletter

WV Drinking Waters at Risk; U.S. Court of Appeals; FERC; Virginia Air Board Meeting; Trout Unlimited; CNN Article Opportunities to be involved and more.  Click HERE for full newsletter.

Gov. Northam names new members to state air, water boards as pipeline opponents fume

Gov. Northam names new members to state air, water boards as pipeline opponents fume

  Mechelle Hankerson   November 16, 2018 Gov. Ralph Northam named new members for the state’s air and water boards a day after he ignited the ire of environmental groups by removing air board...

Circuit Court Judge Robert Irons hears arguments

On October 23, 2018, Circuit Court Judge Robert Irons heard arguments in Summers County Circuit Court, concerning Mountain Valley Pipelines Natural Stream Preservation Act Permit to cross the Greenbrier River. Plaintiffs in the case...

Following Permit Suspension, MVP Barred from All Water Crossings

Following Permit Suspension, MVP Barred from All Water Crossings

Story and Photo By Brittany Patterson • Oct 23, 2018   A major natural gas pipeline under construction in West Virginia and Virginia cannot continue construction under streams, rivers and wetlands across its entire...

U.S. Supreme Court Asked to Hear Pipeline Case

  U.S. Supreme Court is asked to hear pipeline eminent domain case By Laurence Hammack laurence.hammack @roanoke.com 981-3239   A group of landowners whose property was taken against their wishes for a natural gas...

MVP Pipes Float Away

Flood carries a piece of the Mountain Valley Pipeline into the hands of opposing landowner By Laurence Hammack laurence.hammack@roanoke.com 981-3239 Oct 12, 2018 It’s one thing for rain to wash mud and sediment away...