Tag: arch coal

Appeal Filed Over Colorado Coal Mine Expansion

WildEarth Guardians last week stepped up its confrontation of Arch Coal’s plans to expand the West Elk mine in western Colorado. In an appeal filed with the Colorado Mined Land Reclamation Board, Guardians, called for the rejection of a permit revision that would allow Arch to expand its mining […]

Transparency Blitz Going Strong

Our Transparency Blitz is going strong this month as we sustain our push back against the U.S. Bureau of Land Management’s attacks on the Freedom of Information Act and our democracy. Our goal? Shine an ever-brighter spotlight on the agency’s operations and activities. As we unveiled earlier, this […]

Standing Up to Arch Coal’s Bulldozers

Last week, WildEarth Guardians joined a coalition in calling on the U.S. Bureau of Land Management and U.S. Forest Service to deny Arch Coal’s demands to expand its West Elk mine underneath western Colorado’s National Forests. While an underground coal mine, Arch Coal has to build and operate […]