The Office of Surface Mining has proposed a new Stream Protection Rule that could protect more than 6,000 miles of streams from the impacts of both surface and underground coal mining. Several hearings have been scheduled to give the public an opportunity to comment on this...Read More
Mountain Watershed Association (MWA), home of the Youghiogheny Riverkeeper, will have another year of funding available to provide direct support to community members on the frontlines of Marcellus shale gas development. The Direct Support Fund is made possible by The Heinz...Read More
This morning Governor Tom Wolf released a report about oil train safety in Pennsylvania along with 27 recommendations. We’re still reviewing the report, but already we like what we see. The recommendations would go a long way toward improving safety along oil train...Read More
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