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Public Overwhelmingly Opposes Weakened Mountaintop Removal Regulations

No fewer than 43,000 Americans spoke out during the public comment period on a U.S. Department of Interior Office of Surface Mining (OSM) proposal...

Mercury Falling

New court ruling sets tougher pollution standards for coal-fired power plants

Hashes Hashes, Dust to Dust

When 84-year-old Stevie Wood died a few weeks ago in the United Kingdom, her family decided the outdoor enthusiast would be best celebrated with...

Line in the Sand

Beach driving jeopardizes endangered bird habitat on Cape Hatteras National Seashore

Wacky Tobaccy

A new company is investing millions to transform 200 acres of North Carolina tobacco land into the largest black diamond truffle orchard in America....

Climbing for Life

This week marks the start of the third annual HERA Ovarian Cancer Climb for Life, a month-long climbing festival in various venues around the...