Citizens in Appalachia celebrated a huge victory in their fight to protect their families and communities from harmful mountaintop removal coal mining. The decision upholds protection for all Americans granted by the Clean Water Act. Communities in Appalachia can finally breathe a sigh of relief knowing that EPA always has the final say to stop devastating permits.
Now, we just need EPA to take action to protect more communities and mountain streams before they are gone for good.
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