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May - June Mountain State Sierran

Our Political Endorsement for the May Primary Election, plus more on gas drilling in our State Parks, and EPA's regulation of MTR in our state. And lots more Outings for this spring and summer!

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Endorsements for the 2010 Primary Election

by Chapter Political Committee
Check out our 2010 endorsements here, but MORE IMPORTANTLY get out and vote!

WV Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Chief Logan State Park Gas Appe

by Chapter Energy Committee
So now we have to litigate all the way to the state Supreme Court to get the lower courts to follow laws that are already on the state's books!

Economic diversification needed in Appalachia

by Bill Price, Sierra Club Environmental Justice Coordinator
Years ago we heard that Corridor H would bring us economic diversification. NOW we are really having an Appalachian conversation on economic diversification!

Sierra Club teams up with StopPATH WV and WV Highlands Conservancy for Ad Campaign

by Keryn Newman
WE have to fund a media campaign to explain the falsehoods of PATH's media campaign!

2010 West Virginia Legislative Wrap-Up

by Jim Kotcon, Energy Committee Chair
You mean 'another' disappointing year in the WV legislature??

View from the Chair

by Jim Sconyers, Chapter Chair
Threat to Blackwater Canyon Rail Trail: Coming to a Head?

5th Annual 'End MTR' Week in Washington DC

by Bill Price, Sierra Club Environmental Justice Coordinator
Co-sponsors for the Clean Water Protection Act is up to 167 members of the House of Representative. Where are our Representatives on this issue?

EPA Gets Proactive With New Curbs on Mountaintop Removal

by From Sierra Club Media Team
Its a new day at the EPA and how they will address the abuses of Mountaintop Removal coal mining!

Camping Technology: Then and Now

by Dan Soeder, Chapter Outings Chair
Lots has changed over the years, from boots to food to tents!


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