- Awareness-to learn about and witness the devastating effects of Mountain top removal strip mining on Central Appalachia-dismantle stereotypes, build relationships
- Lifestyles—make the connection between our energy demands and the earth’s limited resources.
- Action– becoming a part of the solution personally and politically
We will learn from, and be inspired by individuals and groups who are bringing creative solutions to this environmental injustice.
September 20-24, 2017
Each day we will meet and hear a variety of speakers, visit Mountain Top Removal sites, and have ample opportunity for dialogue and sharing with the residents themselves.
The trip fee of $500.00 covers activity costs, speaker honoraria, transportation and trip leadership.
We have borrowed heavily as consumers and as a country; we have also borrowed from the earth’s carrying capacity. We have borrowed from future generations by consuming unprecedented amounts of natural resources.
Our economic future is linked to changing environmental conditions. See Flyer
For more information about this trip or to receive a trip application, please contact Mike Little at (202) 469-8512 or firstname.lastname@example.org.