January 2021

Concerns over erosion impact of Mountain Valley Pipeline continue with project in limbo – 1/28/2021, Charleston Gazette Mail

Faced with yet another legal hurdle, Mountain Valley Pipeline changes water permit application approach – 1/26/2021, Charleston Gazette Mail

One coal state senator holds the key to Biden’s ambitious climate agenda. And it’s not McConnell. – 1/25/2021, Washington Post

Safe Water Collaborative preserves thousands of acres to protect clean drinking water – 1/21/2021, The Journal

Justice names environmental protection chief from agency’s ranks, Harold Ward – 1/20/2020, MetroNews

Federal commission slows Mountain Valley Pipeline – 1/20/2021, Charleston Gazette Mail

Environmental groups set goals for legislative session – 1/17/2021, MetroNews

Atlantic Coast Pipeline restoration planned to start later in WV than other states – 1/6/2021, Charleston Gazette-Mail

December 2020

Weakened water quality standards remain point of contention as joint legislative committee advances them to full Legislature – 12/20/2020, Charleston Gazette-Mail

Climate Change in W.Va: “Who cares about climate change 50 years down the line when I’m trying to put food on the table” – 12/17/2020, WVBOY.com

DEP Secretary Austin Caperton announces he’s leaving as Justice’s first term concludes – 12/15/2020, MetroNews

Federal regulators are rewriting environmental rules so a massive pipeline can be built across West Virginia – 12/8/2020, Mountain State Spotlight

Federal appeals court explains stay of Mountain Valley Pipeline waterbody construction – 12/2/2020, Charleston Gazette-Mail

Climate Change in W.Va.: ‘Nobody Wants to Drink Unsafe Water’ – 12/1/2020, WVBOY.com

November 2020

Destruction, Disease, and Deception: The Basics on Global Warming – Climate Change in W.Va. – WBOY, 11/18/2020

Talkline with Hoppy Kercheval – MetroNews, 11/18/2020

Court Again Bars Mountain Valley Pipeline From Stream, River Construction – WV Public Broadcasting, 11/10/2020

Federal Court Suspends Mountain Valley Pipeline Construction – WBOY, 11/9/2020

Federal court grants stay of Mountain Valley Pipeline waterbody construction – Charleston Gazette Mail, 11/9/2020

October 2020

Safe Panhandle water, land conservation collaboration announced – Herald Media, 10/11/2020

Opponents seek further delay of work on Mountain Valley Pipeline – Roanoke Times, 10/6/2020

September 2020

WV Rivers Coalition Welcomes New Campaigns Coordinator – Parsons Advocate, 9/28/2020

Mountain Valley Pipeline foes file challenge to reissued stream-crossing permits – Roanoke Times, 9/28/2020

Mountain Valley Pipeline regains permit to cross streams, wetlands – Roanoke Times, 9/25/2020

Climate change guide released by coalition of WV environment, social justice groups – Charleston Gazette Mail, 9/22/2020

Newly formed West Virginia environmental group presents climate report – MetroNews, 9/21/2020

Trump Administration seeks to relax oil drilling rules through U.S. Forest Service rule change – WOWKTV, 9/9/2020

August 2020

Senate Report Calls for Natural Solutions to Battle Climate Change – PNS, 8/31/2020

Hold reps to task on climate – News and Sentinel, 8/28/2020

President signs Great American Outdoors Act into law – Fayette Tribune, 8/10/2020

July 2020

ReImagine Appalachia seeks greener, more economically and racially just region – Pittsburgh Business Times, 7/22/2020

Op-ed: Better alternatives to extraction industry dependence – News and Sentinel, 7/11/2020

Efforts underway to save natural gas pipeline; environmental fight looms – WOWK, 7/7/2020

June 2020

Manchin spearheads ‘Great American Outdoors Act’ – WVVA News, 6/11/2020

Great American Outdoors Act and Wildlife – Dominion Post, 6/11/2020

Manchin lauds Great American Outdoors Act as a huge step forward – MetroNews, 6/11/2020

John McCoy: Congress takes up measure to properly fund public lands – Charleston Gazette-Mail, 6/13/2020

West Virginia environmentalists criticize proposal to relax water protections – Bay Journal, 6/16/2020

Senate passes Manchin’s Great American Outdoors Act – Montgomery Herald, 6/25/2020

Millions of Americans think they’re safe from flood waters. They aren’t – USA Today, 6/29/2020

March 2020

Lawmakers ask state DEP, health officials to sample water supplies for toxins – Herald Media, 3/3/2020

Legislature calls for water source study in W.Va. – Jackson Newspapers, 3/9/2020

Environmentalists to lobby Congress for boost to Chesapeake Bay cleanup – WTOP News, 3/3/2020

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