Ohio Valley Environmental Coalition


High-altitude aerial photos
 

 Revisiting The Appalachian Coalfield

Pictures of the 2001 Martin County sludge disaster

Photo Essay from Boone, Mingo and Logan Counties

J Henry Fair: MTR

 

OVEC's Mountaintop Removal Galleries

OVEC is indebted to SouthWings for providing the flights that resulted in most of the low-altitude aerial photographs we have taken. SouthWings provides an invaluable service for environmentalists and policy makers. Please support SouthWings. 

For permission to use photos (non-profit groups, school, students, low-income organization) or to purchase one-time photo-use rights (for-profit groups) contact vivian@ohvec.org.

Spruce No. 1 Mine: Spruce Valley and Pigeon Roost Hollow, Logan County, WV April 28, 2010

Hobet Mountaintop Removal Operation Continues Expansion  April 28, 2010

Before and After: Hobet MTR Operation on Mud River, Lincoln County, WV

Brushy Fork Coal Sludge Impoundment and Coal River Mountain
November 2, 2009

Twilight - High Resolution Mountaintop Removal Pictures
March 21, 2009

Marsh Fork Elementary - High Resolution Mountaintop Removal Pictures
March 21, 2009

Kayford Mountain - High Resolution Mountaintop Removal Pictures
March 21, 2009

Brushy Fork Coal Sludge Impoundment - High Resolution Pictures
March 21, 2009

Another View of the Mine Site Above Maria's Gunnoe's Community
March 21, 2009

Mine Site Above Maria Gunnoe's Home
March 20, 2009

Photos of Stover Cemetery on Kayford Mountain
July 23, 2007

Virtual Flyover of Marsh Fork Elementary School and Environs
June 14, 2007

Virtual Flyover of Marsh Fork Elementary School and Environs
October 21, 2006

Virtual Flyover of Marsh Fork Elementary School and Environs
June 17, 2006

Coal River Residents Start Pennies of Promise
May 30, 2006

Kayford Mountain - High Resolution Mountaintop Removal Pictures
January 4, 2006

Virtual Flyover of Marsh Fork Elementary School and Environs
January 4, 2006

Rt. 85, Boone Co. WV - High Resolution Mountaintop Removal Pictures
December 10, 2005

Kayford Mountain - High Resolution Mountaintop Removal Pictures
June 15, 2005

Sludge Spills Into Raleigh Stream
February 17, 2005

Virtual Flyover of Brushy Fork Coal Slurry Impoundment
Oct. 19, 2003

High Resolution Mountaintop Removal Pictures
Oct. 19, 2003

Massey Valley Fill Disaster, Lyburn, WV
July 19, 2002

Aerial Photos of Arch Coal's Sprawling Hobet 21 Mountaintop Removal Operation, Boone and Lincoln Counties, WV
May 10, 2002

Aerial Photos of Mountaintop Removal Mining Surrounding Kayford Mountain, Boone and Kanawha Counties, WV
May 10, 2002

Miscellaneous Photos - Kayford Mountain and White Oak Creek Valley Fill (2001, 2002)

Aerial Photos of Mountaintop Removal Mining
Near Blair, WV
(2001)

Brushy Fork Slurry Impoundment
Summer Solstice Sludge Tour, 2001

Related Galleries

Overweight Coal Truck Galleries:
      Stollings Bridge  (January 2003)
      US 119, Pike County, Ky.  (January 2003)

Sludge Disaster: Unhappy Anniversary (October 11, 2001)

October 11, 2000 sludge spill at Martin County Coal in Martin County KY

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