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May 27, 2016 Blog WVEC
WV Legislative Environmental Scorecard for 2015-2016
Senate and House vote summaries by district. You may also download the entire excel file, which gives the right and wrong votes, plus bill sponsorship, on each bill that has environment impacts.
Issues: Legislation
May 27, 2016 Blog WVEC
Join WV Rivers July 9-10 in Slatyfork, WV
Join WV Rivers staff, board and fellow river stewards at the Elk River Inn and Restaurant, July 9-10 in beautiful Slatyfork, WV for the Best of Birthplace of Rivers Weekend!
Issues: WaterWVEC event
April 18, 2016 Action Alerts WVEC
It’s Time to Designate Birthplace of Rivers National Monument
Earth Day is this Friday, April 22, and there is no better time to voice your support for the Birthplace of Rivers National Monument! The Birthplace of Rivers National Monument would protect and celebrate an area renowned for its wilderness and recreation; it’s the headwaters of six iconic West Virginia rivers: the Elk, Gauley, Williams, Greenbrier, Cherry, and Cranberry.
Issues: LegislationWater
March 11, 2016 Legislative Updates WVEC
GREEN Vol. 26 Issue 9
What Roger Sherman Learned, Day 59: where things stand, WVEC awards dinner, More from the Charleston Gazette-Mail
Issues: Aboveground tanksClimate changeCoalSolid wasteWater
March 7, 2016 Action Alerts Vickie Wolfe
Down the home stretch: please help us get across the finish line!
H.B. 4435 is on the agenda of the Senate Energy, Industry and Mining Committee at 1:00 p.m. tomorrow (Tuesday). This bill would allow utilities to obtain "expedited rate recovery" for upgrades to boilers (the normal practice is that such upgrades must be "used and useful" before the costs can be incorporated into electric rates paid by consumers). ... We oppose the bill because it is just another excuse by out-of-state corporations to gouge local ratepayers. Please contact committee members and tell them to VOTE NO!
Issues: DrillingSolid wasteWater

In memorian of West Virginia Environmental Council member Larry GibsonCelebrating Larry Gibson: The Life and Legacy of the Keeper of the Mountains
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