Letter – Natalie Pien 04-29-2019

Read Original on Loudoun Now Editor: The Mountain Valley Pipeline, MVP, is a huge 42-inch natural gas pipeline under construction in southwest Virginia. It will transport hydraulically fractured (fracked) gas from West Virginia to the Transcontinental (Transco) Pipeline running north-south in central Virginia. Construction requires clear cutting a 125-foot swath through the Appalachian mountains and (More...)

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An Underachievers 0.5k Marathon & Fundraiser

Virginians, have you ever wished that for even a single day you could abdicate your responsibilities, and underachieve like Governor Northam, and David Paylor’s Department of Environmental Quality(DEQ)? Here’s your chance! Inspired by the underachievers who have failed to order a stream-by-stream water crossing analysis on the Atlantic Coast Pipeline (ACP) and the Mountain Valley (More...)


Comments for the State Water Control Board

To help inform comments to the State Water Control Board on ACP and MVP, which are open until May 30th, we’re keeping a collection of useful links here. To put in a comment, go here: http://townhall.virginia.gov/L/ViewNotice.cfm?gnid=828 Wild Virginia: http://wildvirginia.org/suggestions-comments-response-deq-public-notice-impacts-waterbody-crossings-water-quality-standards/?eType=EmailBlastContent&eId=b462a1fb-8f95-4d3f-9f9c-0765d64844ec Chesapeake Climate Action Network: http://org.salsalabs.com/o/423/p/dia/action4/common/public/?action_KEY=23056 Mountain Valley Pipeline – A Comprehensive Story Map http://newrivergeographics.com/ (More...)

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Heart of Virginia

Environmental Justice Road Trip to Buckingham County Please join us on a journey to central Virginia to connect with the people, places, and natural resources threatened by the proposed, controversial Atlantic Coast Pipeline. Experts will be present to answer any and all questions you might have, including Swami Dayananda, Reverend Paul Wilson, Climate Reality Project (More...)

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10 Minute video with the Limperts on the ACP

On November 18th, 2017, 350 Loudoun traveled to Bath County, Virginia, to tour the property of the Limperts, one of the families whose land will be impacted by the construction of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline. The Limperts property is largely wilderness, and old-growth forest. There are many other similar properties along the ACP route that (More...)

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Against the ACP and MVP

Why oppose the ACP and MVP? They’re not needed Synapse Report Costs born by ratepayers Art of the Self-Deal Climate, Environmental, and health impacts Too Dirty, Too Dangerous Gas transmission lines like the ACP and MVP occasionally explode Oakland explosion: ‘Loss of pressure,’ then big blast Two killed, two seriously injured in Lee County pipeline explosion (More...)

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