Is Coal Mining Increasing East Kentucky’s Flood Risk?

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How coal mining increased E Kentucky’s flood risk

grist.org – John McCracken
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Appalachian states like Kentucky have a long, turbulent history with coal and mountaintop removal — an extractive mining process that uses explosives …

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  • Natural Disasters
  • Eastern Kentucky
  • Floods
  • Mining
  • Environment

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