The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection is approving two permits that will allow natural gas drilling near Dunkard Creek
<br>This week on The Allegheny Front: an ongoing study looking at acid mine drainage in the Monongahela River basin, a look at crea
Opponents of mountaintop mining lost one of their most vocal and well-recognized voices when activist Julia "Judy" Bonds died o
West Virginia has to clean up its waterways in an overall effort to improve the quality of the Chesapeake Bay.
Mountaintop removal mining is one of the most controversial industrial practices of our time.
New research is hinting that West Virginia has a lot of energy to offer besides coal and gas.
West Virginia University is taking steps to make itself more "green." The university has signed an agreement with the Environme
The Appalachian political establishment has long been supportive of the coal industry.
West Virginia has become the second state in the country to include the burning of waste coal as part of its renewable and alternative en
West Virginians don't eat very much fish - that's according to a new study by the state Department of Environmental Protection.