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Wednesdays: Asheville Green Drinks

Every Wednesday night, we invite you to grab a beer and join like-minded people to discuss environmental issues and hear presentations by local environmental leaders. The events are casual and fun, starting at 5:30 p.m. with the presentation beginning at 6 p.m. [more]

Sept. 12: State sets fracking hearing in WNC

After requests from individuals, organizations and businesses in Western North Carolina, the Mining and Energy Commission has voted unanimously to hold a public hearing on hydraulic fracturing (“fracking”) rules in this part of the state.[more]

Sept. 16-Nov. 8: ‘Ecology of the Southern Appalachian Mountains’ course on the UNCA campus 

Join Western North Carolina Alliance staffers and the College for Seniors (CFS) for a six-week course on the Ecology of the Southern Appalachian Mountains.[more]