Summer and Fall — and WATR has been active

Summer 2014 and the focus has been on youth and education.  But there have been plenty of other tasks and accomplishments. In the next few blogs, we will recap the summer and fall.  WATR has worked on a grant project that brings together stream ecology and Cherokee culture.  How are […]

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Fracking Unsuitable for Our Region and Humanity’s Future

The last regional public hearing for “Comments on Mining & Energy Commission Draft Rules” will happen today at 5:00 – 9:00PM at the Ramsey Center at WCU.  The public is invited to publicly comment on the proposed 101 Rules for regulating hydraulic fracturing (fracking) for production of natural shale gas. […]

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