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PRESS RELEASES

January 25, 2011 – Lawsuit Seeks Protections for 82 Corals Facing Extinction

October 16, 2010 – EPA Recommends Denial of Water Permit for Disastrous Mountaintop Removal Mine in West Virginia

June 30, 2010 – EPA Quietly Approves New Mountaintop Removal Permit in Appalachia

September 11, 2009 Center for Biological Diversity Applauds Environmental Protection Agency Decision to Hold Back 79 Mountaintop Removal Permits for Further Review

September 2, 2009 Activists Pressure Verizon Wireless to Hang Up on Bad Coal Connection

February 16, 2009 Center for Biological Diversity Statement on the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals' Decision to Allow Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining to Proceed Without Environmental Review

May 30, 2012 – Lawsuit Filed to Protect Crayfish Threatened by Mountaintop-removal Mining in Kentucky, Virginia and West Virginia

Rawl, West Virginia photo by Kent Kessinger, courtesy of Appalachian Voices and Southwings