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Letcher County AMD Data

AML Letter – Little Dry Fork AMD Posted by Evan Smith, OSM/VISTA The last two posts got me to thinking that I should share some local mine drainage data and a slideshow of local high school students sampling water quality…

UCWW Training Next Week

Upper Cumberland Volunteer Stream Monitoring Training Posted by Evan Smith, OSM/VISTA The Watershed Watch training that was set to be on April 7th was forced to be canceled and has been rescheduled for this week. So now, on Monday April…

Watershed Watch training in Whitesburg

Posted by Evan Smith, OSM/VISTA I think perhaps i didn’t emphasize this enough in the previous post about WW… On Saturday, April 7th there’s going to be a Watershed Watch training in Whitesburg at Southeast Community College from 9am-1pm. This…

Community Correspondance Corps Pieces

Posted by Evan Smith, OSM/VISTA Local media arts center, Appalshop‘s newest project is the Community Correspondents Corps. The CCC is an effort to get everyday folks involved in media making that is aired on community radio and posted on the…

Acid Mine Drainage in Dry Fork

Acid Mine Drainage in Dry Fork On or around March 7, 2007, an abandoned mine had a blow out and now acid mine drainage is gushing into Little Dry Fork, just west of Whitesburg, KY. The orange water, increased water…

2007 Watershed Watch Sample Dates

Wanted to let people know and mark their calendars for 2007 Watershed Watch sample dates. Big Sandy Watershed Watch hasn’t announced their dates, that will be decided in April, but the following are the dates for Kentucky River (KRWW) and…