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ASF Announces Spring 2017 Grant Awards

The Board Of the Appalachian Stewardship Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of our Spring 2017 round of funding. Canaan Valley Institute, Davis, West Virginia  $35,044 to support Lambert Northeast Abandoned Mine Land  Restoration    West Virginia Water Research Institute, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia   $32,500 to support Swamp Run #2 Acid Mine Drainage Passive [...]

ASF Announces Fall 2016 Grant Awards

The Board of the Appalachian Stewardship Foundation is pleased to announce our grant recipients for our Fall 2016 funding cycle.   Dominion Pipeline Monitoring Coalition, Monterey, Virginia  $50,000 to support monitoring the water impacts of pipeline development   Friends of Blackwater, Elkins, West Virginia   $20,000 to support West Virginia Climate Change Science Education & Outreach Project [...]

ASF Announces Spring 2016 Grant Awards

The Board of the Appalachian Stewardship Foundation is pleased to announce our grant recipients for our Spring 2016 funding cycle. Community Power Network – West Virginia SUN, Washington, DC $32,500 to fund solar co-op expansion and renewable energy deployment across West Virginia   Canaan Valley Institute, Davis, West Virginia $25,000 to fund ecological restoration of former [...]

ASF Announces Fall 2015 Fall Grant Awards

The Board of the Appalachian Stewardship Foundation is pleased to announce our grant recipients for our Fall 2015 funding cycle.   Solar Holler, Shepherdstown, West Virginia $30,000 to fund solar innovative community funding projects for community solar installations   Highlanders for Responsible Development, Monterey, Virginia $30,000 to fund the Dominion Pipeline Monitoring Coalition   Energy Efficient [...]

ASF Board Announces Spring 2015 Grants Awarded

The Board of the Appalachian Stewardship Foundation is pleased to announce our grant recipients for our Spring 2015 funding cycle.   Downstream Strategies, Morgantown, West Virginia $40,000 Assessing and Implementing Energy Saving Measures in Morgantown and to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Phase 3   Appalachian Mountain Advocates, Lewisburg, West Virginia $30,000 to fund the Energy Accountability Project [...]

ASF Funded Interim Report Explores Carbon Dioxide Emission Reduction Opportunities for West Virginia

This discussion paper reviews EPA’s proposed rules to limit carbon dioxide emissions from existing power plants and presents policy recommendations on steps West Virginia could take to comply with these rules while also capturing the economic, social, and environmental benefits of expanding the state’s energy economy. This paper is part of a Center for Energy [...]

ASF Announces Fall 2014 Fall Grant Awards

The Board of the Appalachian Stewardship Foundation is pleased to announce our grant recipients for our Fall 2014 funding cycle. People Concerned About Chemical Safety, Charleston, West Virginia $20,000 fo fund Spill Prevention and Mitigation Project   University of Virginia, Department of Environmental Sciences, Charlottesville, Virginia  $17,863 to fund Vertical Profiling of Methane Concentrations with [...]

Next EOI Submission Deadline

Please note that our next deadline for submission of Expressions of Interest is July 1, 2014. If you would like to be considered to be invited to submit a full grant application for the Fall 2014 funding round, you must complete and EOI through our online process. Please visit the grants tab at the top [...]

ASF Board Announces Spring 2014 Grants Awarded

The Board of the Appalachian Stewardship Foundation is pleased to announce our grant recipients for our Spring 2014 funding cycle. Downstream Strategies, Morgantown, West Virginia $50,000 to fund Assessing and Implementing Energy Saving Measures in Morgantown and to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Phase 2   Appalachian Mountain Advocates, Lewisburg, West Virginia $50,000 to fund Energy [...]

ASF Funded Fish Database Goes Live

Data for Virginia’s Wild Brook Trout Streams Now Available Online Streamwater chemistry data are now available online for most wild brook trout streams in the western Virginia mountains. The data are part of the Mountain Stream Database, which provides data collected during the last 25 years by the Shenandoah Watershed Study and the Virginia Trout [...]