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West Virginia Mountaintop Removal

West Virginia's Not-So-Silent Killer

Posted 10.10.2012 | Green

From Sierra Magazine's “The Cost of Coal”: When mining companies level West Virginia mountains to get at the coal beneath, whole towns disappea...

Mountaintop Removal Threatens National Treasure

Renee Hodges | Posted 08.08.2011 | Green
Renee Hodges

Fayette County is one of the most beautiful counties in West Virginia. If Frasure Creek Mining LLC is permitted to move forward, that would mean a total of over 3,000 acres of mountaintop removal.