Category Archives: Health

KY Arrow Darter Faces Potential Extinction-3 Days Left To Help

Consider the Arrow Darter by Tom Sexton Cumberland Chapter, Sierra Club Prior to a few weeks ago, I had never heard of the Arrow Darter; however, over the past few weeks, I believe I’ve learned the reason for my lack … Continue reading

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Important Hearing on Stream Protection Rules in Lexington this Thursday – 9/3

We Need Stronger Stream Protection Rules Now! by Tom Sexton Cumberland Chapter, Sierra Club Over the next few weeks, the Office of Surface Mining and Reclamation Enforcement (OSMRE) will be holding hearings in six cities—Big Stone Gap, VA; Charleston, WV; … Continue reading

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Healthy Foods Local Farms Event

Register Now! Key Note:    * BARTON SEAVER,         Harvard School of Public Health Other Speakers:    * WENONAH HAUTER           Food & Water Watch    * DR. MICHELE MOREK, UNANIMA;         … Continue reading

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NEWS: Federal Court Orders EPA to Move Ahead on Coal Ash Regs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 3, 2013 Contact: Jennifer Duggan, Environmental Integrity Project (802) 225-6774 Jared Saylor, Earthjustice (202) 236-5855 Sean Sarah, Sierra Club (202) 548-4589 Federal Court Orders EPA to Move Forward on Coal Ash Regulations Judge to offer more details in the … Continue reading

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