Communities at Risk from Mountaintop Removal

Sundial, WV

Location: Raleigh County

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In 2014, 8.55% of the area within a 1-mile radius of Sundial, WV was actively being strip mined. Mountaintop removal coal mining occurs within 468 feet of the community.

The population in this community has changed by -26.6% since 1990. This compares to a change of 2.6% for the county and 3.4% for the state.

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