Alpha to Close Edwight Mountaintop Removal Site
Oct 6, 2015
Alpha Natural Resources is shutting down the Edwight mountaintop removal site above Naoma, WV. READ MORE
Be The 1% (in A Good Way)
Oct 4, 2015
Be the 1%. In a good way. If only 1% of our Facebook friends signed up for a $10 tax-deductible, monthly recurring donation, Coal River Mountain Watch would have the mortgage payment covered for the Judy Bonds Center for Appalachian Preservation. Just go to http://crmw.net/donate.php.
Invest in a front-line community directly impacted by mountaintop removal. Be a hero. Be the 1%. Be the one you've been waiting for.
Easy as Pie, FREE Way to Support Coal River Mountain Watch
Oct 3, 2015
If you shop at a Mid-Atlantic Kroger, it's easy to support Coal River Mountain Watch without spending anything extra. Just have your Kroger card handy, go to https://www.kroger.com/communityrewards,and select Coal River Mountain Watch as the group you want to support. Easy as pie!READ MORE
Groups Launch Lawsuit To Protect Threatened Bats From Mountaintop Removal
Sep 22, 2015
Coal River Mountain Watch and other groups have filed a notice of intent to sue federal agencies for failing to protect the threatened northern long-eared bat from mountaintop removal sites in Raleigh and McDowell Counties. Photo courtesy Flickr Creative Commons/Kristen BoboREAD MORE
Stream Protection Rule Comments And Hearings
Sep 10, 2015
Comments on the Stream Protection Rule (SPR) are due to the Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement by Oct. 26, 2015. You can submit comments online, by mail, or in person at a Public Hearing. Details are below. (Birchton, WV valley fill. Flyover courtesy of southwings.org)READ MORE
Day To Serve With The Tadpole Project
Sep 8, 2015
Join the Tadpole Project for a Day to Serve this Saturday, Sept. 12, cleaning up Peachtree Creek from its mouth to Peachtree Falls. Meet up at 10:30 at the CRMW office across from the Naoma Post Office. Gloves, bags, snacks, and drinks provided.This is a Day to Serve volunteer opportunity, sponsored in part by a mini-grant from Volunteer West Virginia.
If you’d like to help out but can’t make it in person, you can chip in to support the Tadpole Project’s work at http://tinyurl.com/Tadpole-Day-to-Serve. Thanks!
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Judy Bonds Said, "Fight Harder And Finish Them Off"
Aug 27, 2015
Today would have been Judy Bonds’ 63rd birthday. We miss her every day, but especially today. Before cancer took her from us, she stood at the forefront of the movement to end mountaintop removal and inspired activists throughout Appalachia and beyond.READ MORE