Poverty Rates and Surface Mining in Appalachia

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    Google Earth screenshot comparing poverty rates in Appalachian counties and areas that have been surface mined for coal. Map produced by Appalachian Voices (www.appvoices.org) for www.iLoveMountains.org.

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    1. edison_starfire 41 months ago | reply

      LOL ! Mining causes poverty? Is that the correlation you want people to see? Give us a break libs !

    2. tucumcarimary 39 months ago | reply

      no, edison. not "causes" but "contributes. and before you start callin names, i ain't no 'lib'.

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