West Virginia Environmental Council
West Virginia Environmental Council
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WVEC Annual Meeting Agenda
Sep 8, 2023 View / Comment Online



Hi {contact.email_greeting},

WVEC Annual Meeting

Tygart Lake State Park | November 3 – 5, 2023


Check-in, have dinner on your own at The Lodge Restaurant, open until 8:00 PM, then join us for a campfire outside Lodge #7.


Breakfast on your own at The Lodge Restaurant, opening at 8:00 AM, before joining us for a morning hike at 9 am.

10:00 am: Introductions/Meeting kick-off

10:30 am: Protecting Our Public Lands

Mike Jones, West Virginians for Public Lands
Luanne McGovern, West Virginia Highlands Conservancy

11:00 am: Environmental Justice and Case Illustrations

Assistant U.S. Attorney Max Nogay, Office for the Northern District of West Virginia

011:30 am: Impacts on West Virginia’s Air Quality

Maya Nye, Federal Policy Director for Coming Clean

Lunch will be provided

1:00 am: Protecting and Expanding Solar Energy

Lucia Valentine, WV Environmental Council, and
Leah Barbor, Solar United Neighbors

1:30 pm: In-District Meetings

Jillian Welsh, WV Environmental Council

2:00 pm: WATER: 10th Anniversary of  Freedom Energy Disaster.

How has this affected WV’s water policy decision?
Angie Rosser, West Virginia Rivers Coalition

Break for snacks and drinks provided

3:00 pm: Overview of 2024 legislative priorities

Lucia Valentine and Jillian Welsh, WV Environmental Council

At 4:30 pm, join us for a guided hike, followed by dinner provided at 6:00 pm and an evening of music and a campfire at 7:00 pm!


At 8:30 am, enjoy breakfast, provided, followed by the WVEC Board of Directors meeting at 9:30 am, and we’ll adjourn at 11:30 am!

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