The Candy Darter, a small fish found in mountain streams in Virginia and West Virginia, was added in 2018 to the list of endangered species by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), and its critical habitat area was officially designated by FWS in April,
Further natural gas extraction in Appalachia is unlikely to be profitable as the US energy system undergoes rapid decarbonization, according to a report from the Ohio River Valley Institute (ORVI), an independent think tank located in Johnstown, PA.
- – Scientific American – 4/8/20
- – Blue Virginia – 2/18/20
- – Virginia Mercury – 12/30/19
- – Natural Gas Intelligence – 12/11/19
This is the second in a series of profiles of member groups of the Allegheny-Blue Ridge Alliance.
Highlanders for Responsible Development
Highlanders for Responsible Development (HRD) is a citizens’ group that promotes stewardship of the unspoiled landscape, natural resources and exceptional quality of life of the Allegheny Highlands.
- – E&E News – 9/19/19
- – WV News – 8/4/19
- – Bluefield Daily Telegraph – 8/1/19