GREEN, Volume 28 Issue 4

West Virginia Environmental Council
West Virginia Environmental Council
GREEN Legislative Update
 
Feb 2, 2018 View / Comment Online Donate
 
House Judiciary Misses Opportunity to Safeguard Water and Protect State of WV
Karan Ireland
Late Friday afternoon, the House Judiciary committee passed a DEP rules bundle which included a version of the Surface Mine Rule that had been amended in the Senate the week before.
Tagged: LegislationReclamationWater
Governor Still Can’t See the Park for the Trees
Karan Ireland
A lot of work has been happening to stop a bill that would allow commercial logging in state parks from making its way onto any committee agenda at the legislature. SB 270 (HB 4182) is a bill that its proponents say is about forest health, or revenue, or fire prevention- actually, we can’t keep up with all of their excuses!
Tagged: LegislationLogging
Citizen Lobbyists Activate!
Crystal Good
This week we were joined by Tabatha Cheke and her daughter, a host of friends and supporters from Tucker County Day and the usual Capitol avengers.
Tagged: LegislationLogging
Ask Members of the WV House to Vote No on HB4182
WVEC
An action alert from WV Rivers, with an easy to use action link.
Tagged: LegislationLogging
WVEC’s Priority Bills
Keena Mullins
WVEC's bill tracking list.
Tagged: LegislationLogging
SB 270 Information Booklet
WVEC
Our state parks are priceless. They're special places that deserve to be protected, just as they have been for over 80 years, for the inherent and timeless value that they provide for ALL West Virginians and visitors.
Tagged: LegislationLogging

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Send this to a friend