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January 2015

posted Jan 8, 2015, 10:22 AM by David Lillard   [ updated Jan 27, 2015, 6:41 AM ]
New Congress May Block Protections for Wetlands, Streams, Charleston Gazette, 1/23/15. WV Rivers board member William Turner writes: Not since the passage of the Clean Water Act in 1972 has the pollution of America’s lakes, streams and rivers been a more pressing issue, and the new leadership in the U.S. Senate makes the threat even immediate.

W.Va. marks anniversary of chemical spill, Dominion Post, 1/9/15

Reasons To Hope A Year After Water Crisis, Charleston Gazette, 1/8/15. An essay by Angie Rosser on what we've learned and how to move forward.

Friday Events Recall Water Crisis, WV Public News Service, 1/8/15

Unitarians Try To Create Lasting Change After Water Crisis, Charleston Gazette, 1/3/15. The story of how Unitarian Universalist congregations helped fund a film on the Elk River and are working for safe water for all.

Expert Panel: Angie Rosser, The State Journal, 1/1/15. A Q&A on water and future with WVRivers executive director Angie Rosser.