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Barking Frog Farm would like to give a Shout Out to the Sierra Club and all the other agencies that helped convince the EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) to veto the water pollution permit issued by the Army Corps of Engineers for the 2,300 acre Spruce No. 1 Mine project in West Virginia. This project would have been one of the largest mountaintop removal mines ever proposed in Appalachia.

1: Mountain-top removal mining

To learn more about this process and its environmental impact visit the links below:

What is Mountain Top Removal Mining?

Sierra Club

I love Mountains

Greenhouse Gorilla

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