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Save the Kentucky arrow darter from Big Coal and extinction

The coal industry is destroying the Kentucky arrow darter's only habitat through mountaintop removal mining.

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    Environmental Protection Since 1892, the Sierra Club has been working to protect communities, wild…Read More

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Listing the Kentucky arrow darter "can help protect the remaining places that mining hasn't destroyed yet...That will help protect the…Read More

Tiny Kentucky arrow darter may be listed as threatened, possibly limiting future coal mining

Lexington Herald-Leader, October 11, 2015 Tiny Kentucky arrow darter may be listed as threatened, possibly limiting future coal mining By Greg Kocher A little fish called the Kentucky arrow darter — up for listing under the Endangered Species Act — isn't likely to create as much of an uproar as its famous Tennessee relative,…Read More