We did it! The West Virginia legislature passed a water bill with many of our priorities included.
Thanks to everyone who has made their voice heard. Now the real work begins. We will be following the rule-making process to implement the legislation and working with communities in the development of their source water protection plans.



Latest News

  • Support the Ohio River Walk 2014 On Earth Day, April 22, a group of indigenous women and their allies will begin a walk in Pittsburgh, PA, at the confluence of the Monongahela and Allegheny rivers, the ...
    Posted by Kathleen Tyner
  • WV Rivers News: New Law, Take Back Day, Cheat Fest Stronger Water Protections Now LawThis week Governor Tomblin signed SB 373, the water resources protection bill, into law. WVRC celebrates long hours of work and action from people like ...
    Posted Apr 4, 2014, 5:40 AM by Kathleen Tyner
  • WVRC Supports C&O Canal Cleanup The annual Project Clean Stream, now in it's 11th year, is a region-wide day of service organized by the Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay with support in West ...
    Posted Mar 31, 2014, 1:31 PM by Kathleen Tyner
  • Potomac River Cleanup - April 5th Help Cleanup the Potomac Join one of the largest river cleanups in the nation, Project Clean Stream, on Saturday April 5th. Cleanups are organized throughout the Chesapeake Bay Watershed and ...
    Posted Mar 25, 2014, 8:46 AM by Kathleen Tyner
  • Legislature Passes Water Protection Bill The West Virginia legislature today passed a water protection bill containing many provisions advocated by the West Virginia Rivers Coalition, outlined in the groundbreaking report "The Elk River Chemical Spill ...
    Posted Mar 8, 2014, 8:17 PM by Web Editor
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