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Interview with Lee Smith, Southern Writer
 
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In an exclusive interview with the Southern Environmental Law Center, award-winning author Lee Smith discusses the influence of natural landscapes on her work.
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What’s at stake with attacks on clean water
 
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Tell the EPA not to put our clean water at risk! Right now, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is soliciting public comments on this risky, unprecedented proposal. Time is running out to make your voice heard before the EPA closes the public comment period. Visit http://protectsouthernwater.org, presented by the Southern Environmental Law Center "In a steady stream of bad proposals from the Trump administration, this is the worst of them all." --Blan Holman
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In the Path of the Pipeline: John Cowden (Captioned)
 
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The Atlantic Coast Pipeline construction would be devastating for the hundreds of waters it would cross in Virginia, like the beautiful Cowpasture River. But it could also devastate businesses, like that of John Cowden, leaving him with lost revenues and his employees with no jobs. Dominion says the #ACP is good for business; tell that to the business owners in its path.
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Uranium Mining in Virginia: A Risky Experiment
 
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Virginia Uranium Inc. is pushing to lift a 30-year ban on uranium mining in Virginia so it can mine and mill the radioactive metal in Southside where the waste would remain toxic for centuries. Citizens statewide are concerned about the dangers of uranium mining to drinking water, air quality, farm products, fishing, and tourism. Go to http://www.keeptheban.org to sign a petition.
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SolarWorks4SC — Jacqui
 
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Rooftop solar is shining across South Carolina, allowing homeowners to reduce the country’s highest electric bills by harvesting the power of the sun.
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Stories of Solar, Sunrun (captioned)
 
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As solar is growing in South Carolina so are the job opportunities. Learn more at stories.solar.
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In the Path of the Pipeline: Robie Goins
 
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Construction of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline will devastate mountains and waters in its path, but that would not be its only dirty legacy. The proposed ACP route cuts through many low-income communities and communities of color. Robie Goins, a Lumbee, is one of many Native Americans who will bear a disproportionate brunt of the ACP's environmental harms and risk of catastrophic accidents in their neighborhoods
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Above and Beyond
 
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Introducing SELC's new Executive Director and President Jeff Gleason, who steps into the role April 1.
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Why I Do What I Do
 
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David Pope, Director of the Southern Environmental Law Center's Atlanta office.
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Going, Going, Gone
 
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A moving anthem for Appalachia accompanied by striking images of its beauty and the devastating impacts of mountaintop removal.
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Right whales and seismic blasting
 
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The Trump administration's decision about seismic blasting in the Atlantic—the first step to offshore oil drilling—is expected by the end of the year. The impact of the blasting on the iconic and endangered North Atlantic right whales is one of many reasons we’re working to #protectourcoast and stop seismic blasting.
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Top Ten Endangered Places 2011 (SELC)
 
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The Southern Environmental Law Center (SELC), has released its third annual list of the top ten places in the South that face immediate, potentially irreversible damage in 2011. http://southernenvironment.org/topten
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Stories of Solar–Renee Westmoreland
 
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The Westmoreland family keeps their farm going by hosting solar panels. Learn more at http://www.stories.solar
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Copy of Uranium Mining in Virginia: A Risky Experiment
 
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Virginia Uranium Inc. is pushing to lift a 30-year ban on uranium mining in Virginia so it can mine and mill the radioactive metal in Southside where the waste would remain toxic for centuries. Citizens statewide are concerned about the dangers of uranium mining to drinking water, air quality, farm products, fishing, and tourism. Go to http://www.keeptheban.org to sign a petition.
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Grand Strand Expressway to Myrtle Beach
 
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There’s a better way to improve traffic to Myrtle Beach. Upgrades to South Carolina's Routes 38 and 501 would reduce beach traffic for a fraction of the cost some state official are proposing to expand - and toll - I-73. Support the Grand Strand Expressway.
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In the Path of the Pipeline: Hazel Palmer
 
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Hazel Palmer's land in Lyndhurst, Virginia has been in her family for over a century. Now, it's in the path of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline.
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Uranium mining in Virginia clip
 
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Residents are working to stop efforts by one company to open rural Virginia to uranium mining. Concerns center around the impacts on local economies and ecosystems, as well as the toxic, radioactive waster produced by uranium mining.
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Paradise Ridge
 
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Neighbors in Joelton, Tenn., are working together, and with SELC, to block a proposed 60,000-horsepower natural gas compressor station planned for land next to their community center. They worry the compressor fumes and emissions will harm the kids who use the center.
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Combustion Coal Waste, an SELC Insider Briefing
 
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The Southern Environmental Law Center explains 'Clean' Coal's Dirty Secret
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Coastal Communities Oppose Offshore Drilling in the Atlantic
 
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Offshore drilling threatens our beautiful beaches and pristine waters and jeopardizes the backbone of our economy – the Southeast’s billion-dollar tourism and recreation industry. Coastal communities made it clear to the last president that they don’t want offshore drilling, and they’ll do the same with this president.
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Stories of Solar–Chad Ray
 
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North Carolina farmer Chad Ray knew that solar farms and farmers should be able to work together, so he started Sun-Raised Farms.
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North Carolina's natural beauty
 
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Honoring North Carolina's natural beauty for generations to come
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Deepwater Horizon anniversary 2017
 
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Seven years ago today, the nation's largest oil spill sent more than 210 million gallons of crude oil into the Gulf of Mexico. The impacts of the Deepwater Horizon spill are still being felt today, and remind us all why we must #ProtectOurCoast.
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Protect NC Water
 
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North Carolina legislators are playing politics with clean water as residents no longer trust their drinking water and the agencies charged with keeping it clean are losing funding.
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White Oak Pastures preview
 
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Blan Holman, managing attorney
 
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Blan Holman, managing attorney in SELC's Charleston office, speaking about the promise of solar in Charleston and the south.
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In the Path of the Pipeline: Tom Hadwin, Demand vs. Need (Captioned)
 
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Dominion and Duke Energy are building the Atlantic Coast Pipeline on the backs of customers. Customers don't need this natural gas - but building pipelines is guaranteed money for these companies - so they build them anyway.
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In the Path of the Pipeline: C'ta DeLaurier (Captioned)
 
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Dominion and Duke Energy will use eminent domain to take private property from landowners along the 600-mile route of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline. C'ta DeLaurier is one of the people in the path of the pipeline. #ACP
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South Carolina cypress swamp
 
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Drone footage shows a cypress swamp in South Carolina
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Wild red wolves in North Carolina
 
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These wild red wolves were spotted in early morning crossing a field in the Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge.
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25 Years of Results
 
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SELC is known and respected for its long, consistent history of results, and for its ability to identify, create, and utilize powerful leverage points.
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Above & Beyond
 
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Introducing Jeff Gleason, Executive Director of the Southern Environmental Law Center, and his history with the organization, first working as an attorney advancing clean energy in the South.
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Above & Beyond
 
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Introducing Jeff Gleason, Executive Director of the Southern Environmental Law Center.
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Chesterfield coal ash pollution
 
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New testing shows evidence of coal ash pollution at popular public parks along the James River south of Richmond.
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Above & Beyond
 
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Introducing Jeff Gleason, Executive Director of the Southern Environmental Law Center, and his history with the organization, first working as an attorney advancing clean energy in the South.
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The Atlantic Coast Pipeline will cost Virginians
 
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Dominion stands to make a windfall if they build the Atlantic Coast Pipeline, while Virginians foot the bill. #ACP
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Highlights from SELC Board Meeting, May 2011
 
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Overview by SELC founder and Executive Director Rick Middleton, followed by insights from Deputy Director Jeff Gleason about the future of clean energy in the South.
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Let's Go 29
 
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What if 29 didn't feel like 29? The delays. The traffic. The headaches. How do we fix it? With a solution that is more cost-effective, less destructive, and better for our community than a $250 million "road to nowhere." Watch the video, then share it with your neighbors, friends, and colleagues. Or, learn more: http://letsgo29.org
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Greg Brooks
 
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A community solar farm is the pride of a Georgia electric co-op
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#ProtectNEPA
 
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The National Environmental Policy Act, or NEPA, is a bedrock environmental law in danger of being severely undermined if the Trump administration's infrastructure plan is implemented. NEPA saves money and ensures public input. Protect NEPA.
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Take Action to #ProtectCleanWater
 
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The clock is ticking on a 60-day window to let the EPA know we will not stand for its proposal putting our beloved rivers, creeks, stream, and lakes at risk. Take action today to keep our waters clean at protectsouthernwater.org.
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Stories of Solar–Amory & Elinor Fischer
 
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Students Amory and Elinor lead the solar charge for Virginia schools. Learn more at http://www.stories.solar
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Stories of Solar–Reverend Daniel Dice
 
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St. Timothy’s parishioners seek to be better stewards through solar. Learn more at http://www.stories.solar
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