Ohio Valley Environmental Coalition


(2004)  2005 Press Releases and Media Advisories  (2006)

December 14, 2005  International alliance calls for end to term "clean coal," calls for responsible transition

November 8, 2005  Mountaintop removal focus of Christians for the Mountains

November 1, 2005  The Earth Is The Lords Conference

October 13, 2005  The Ohio Valley Environmental Coalitions 16th Annual Treehuggers Ball

October 10, 2005 The West Virginia Environmental Councils 17th Annual Fall Conference

October 5, 2005  Group says Governor broke promise on Marsh Fork Elementary Group vows not to back down until kids are safe

October 2, 2005  Passage of landmark reform bill deserves praise

September 26, 2005  Citizens' group awaits Governor's Marsh Fork Elementary response

September 22, 2005  Illegal mountaintop removal permits expand destruction of central Appalachia

September 2, 2005  Stanley Heirs Park and Stover Family Cemetery on Kayford Mountain

August 22, 2005  Press conference  -  Citizens affected by mountaintop removal / valley fill coal mining

July 27, 2005  Stop Mountaintop Removal Rally

June 29, 2005  Coalfield citizens arrested delivering demands to Massey headquarters

June 16, 2005  OVEC Director Keynote Speaker at Midwest Renewable Energy Fair

May 30, 2005  Rally to oppose Massey Energys coal operations adjacent to Marsh Fork Elementary School

April 19, 2005  Groups ask federal agency to stop a new mine permit

April 19, 2005  Ken Hechler, Historians, Community Members Call for Blair Mountain's Designation as a Historic Place

February 18, 2005  Citizens decry Gov. Manchin efforts to promote coal as vital to homeland security; Beleaguered coalfield residents say mountaintop removal destroying their homeland

February 10, 2005  Media Advisory Coalfield Residents Convergence

January 26, 2005  64% percent of West Virginias dirtiest power plants have increased pollution in past decade; Bush Plan Will Make Problem Worse

January 24, 2005  Citizen groups serve to counter governors gagging of DEP

2004 Press Releases

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