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Community Landowner Meeting March 2, Blacksburg

An Invitation to an Important Community-Landowner Meeting, from POWHR Member Bert Bondurant: Neighbors, Please mark you calendars: Our POWHR Coalition along with Preserve Montgomery County, VA will host: Community-Landowner Easement Opposition Meeting at Blacksburg Presbyterian Church Thursday, March 2, 2017… (READ MORE)

Pipeline Resistance Action Training February 25 2017

Calling all water protectors, pipeline resistors, and forest and homeland defenders! Pipeline Resistance Action Training Sponsored by POWHR – Protect Our Water, Heritage, and Rights When: Saturday February 25, 2017 from 9 – 5. We will take an hour lunch… (READ MORE)

Pipeline’s impacts on Appalachian Trail raise concerns

From the article, by Duncan Adams of the Roanoke Times: The nonprofit Appalachian Trail Conservancy has noted that “the proposed pipeline crossing location is an area of unbroken wild landscape consisting of forest, rocky outcropping and grassy bald” that is… (READ MORE)

Montgomery County Map of Proposed Mountain Valley Pipeline

This map prepared by Montgomery County, Virginia shows the karst sinkholes and cave openings in Montgomery County along the proposed Mountain Valley Pipeline Route, and conveys the sensitivity of our water supply. https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BxUnyLM4ChlrV2xOVmhPQmJkV00/view?usp=sharing