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Oregonians Speak Out Against Coal Exports

July 10, 2013

  • Gary Halvorson, Oregon State Archives

Oregonians spoke out against coal at yesterday’s 12-hour long hearing on Ambre’s proposal to export 8.8 million tons of coal per year through the Columbia River Gorge on to Asia. Earthrise represents local and national conservation groups in their effort to ensure that the Oregon DEQ does not issue an illegal air pollution permit. Written public comments will be accepted until August 12, 2013.

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