Standing on the Kentucky side Thursday, environmental activist Roy Silver looked at an unreclaimed strip mine in Virginia. Residents of Lynch, who are concerned that a proposed strip mine would hurt the town's water supply, have held off approving the mine.
Standing on the Kentucky side Thursday, environmental activist Roy Silver looked at an unreclaimed strip mine in Virginia. Residents of Lynch, who are concerned that a proposed strip mine would hurt the town's water supply, have held off approving the mine. Herald-Leader
Standing on the Kentucky side Thursday, environmental activist Roy Silver looked at an unreclaimed strip mine in Virginia. Residents of Lynch, who are concerned that a proposed strip mine would hurt the town's water supply, have held off approving the mine. Herald-Leader

State proposes new rules for surface mine permits aimed at resolving federal concerns

June 21, 2014 8:34 PM