Published On: Wed, Jun 13th, 2018

Interior had little basis for halting mountaintop removal study, probe finds

Interior had little basis for halting mountaintop removal study, probe finds

In the latest of a series of investigations into Interior Department actions, the agency’s inspector general has found that  officials had little basis for halting a major study of health risks faced by people living near sites where mountaintops are blasted off to extract coal. Department officials ended the previously approved study “because they did not […]

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