Date: Thursday, Jan 14th, 2021
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Join the Reclaiming Appalachia Coalition for an overview of their most recent report, including exciting new innovative mine land projects, updates on some of our most successful coal land reclamation work, and what’s in store for 2021. Speakers include representatives from Appalachian Voices, Coalfield Development Corporation, Downstream Strategies, and Rural Action.
The Reclaiming Appalachia Coalition is a multi-state coalition comprised of Appalachian Voices, Coalfield Development Corporation, and Rural Action, with technical assistance and added capacity provided by Downstream Strategies. Established in 2017 to promote Innovative Mine Reclamation in Appalachia, the Reclaiming Appalachia Coalition a thought leader and indispensable resource for communities in the field. We provide expert resources to Appalachian coalfield communities to identify, develop, and fund innovative reclamation projects while supporting the growth of a regional community of practice and advocating for a more just and equitable implementation of federal funds through AML Pilot.
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Join Rural Action for a Watershed Tour on Saturday, April 17 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. (This event was originally scheduled last fall but was canceled at the time because of rising COVID-19 cases in Ohio.) This will be a drive-it-yourself tour with speakers at each of the stops. The topics include: Abandoned Coal Mines Dams on our Rivers and Streams...
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Rural Action's Environmental Education team will lead you on a Wildflower Walk for Citizen Science Saturday. The walk will start at Tom Jenkins Dam on Burr Oak Lake in Glouster. Two times are available: Noon-1:30 p.m. 2 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Registration is required. To join us, please email us to let us know what time and how many participants you intend...