Larry Gibson

head of the Keeper of the Mountain Foundation

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Resident of Kayford Mountain, approximately 35 miles south east of Charleston, West Virginia, he runs the Keeper of the Mountain Foundation

Larry Gibson on KCRW

For the
past 20 years, coal operators have been removing the tops off peaks and ridges and
plugging up streams in the Appalachian Mountains,
one of the world’s oldest ranges,…

Leveling Appalachia's Ancient Mountains for Cheap Coal

For the past 20 years, coal operators have been removing the tops off peaks and ridges and plugging up streams in the Appalachian Mountains, one of the world’s oldest ranges,…

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