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Larry Gibson, 1946-2012
Ain't no chance in hell we're leavin 'em. You rest assured of that, Larry Gibson. You rest assured, we're all keepers of the mountains now.
Larry Gibson - An American Hero Remembered
Ben M. Evans
Director, 'YERT: Your Environmental Road Trip'
Larry Gibson was perhaps the single most courageous and inspiring person I've ever met. We were lucky enough to spend a few days filming him on his little sliver of mountain in early spring 2008 for our sustainable solutions documentary,
YERT: Your Environmental Road Trip
The Mountains Weep for Larry Gibson
Mary Anne Hitt
Director, Sierra Club's Beyond Coal Campaign
I always imagined that, when we celebrated the end of mountaintop removal, Larry Gibson would be there. I can't believe Larry won't be alive to see the abolition of the coal mining practice that was -- and still is -- destroying the mountains and communities he loved.
Mourning Keeper of the Mountains Larry Gibson, and the Appalachians He Defended
Author: Journalist, Historian, Playwright, www.jeffbiggers.com
His message was simple and to the point: Love them or leave them, just don't destroy them.
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