Scientific evidence that mountaintop-removal coal mining destroys streams and threatens human health is so strong that government should stop granting...
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August 3rd should be a national day of atonement for our sins against the American mountains and mountaineers.
Lax enforcement by state and federal environmental officials means that the mountaintop removal reclamation rarely results in reshaping the mountain to its approximate original state.
During your presidential campaign, you declared: "We have to find more environmentally sound ways of mining coal than simply blowing the tops off mountains." That time is now. Or never.
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