• Gathering Data on Environmental Concerns

    Gathering Data on Environmental Concerns
    Saturday, July 16, 10:00am

    Learn about the Toxic Release Inventory and the new Climate and Economic Justice Screening Tool 

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  • Advocating for Environmental Change

    Advocating for Environmental Change
    Saturday, August 13, 10:00am

    Learn about fighting back against environmental damage through native gardens, networking, and pushing for smart zoning laws. 

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For 35 years, the Kentucky Resources Council has been a trusted source of legal representation, advice, and assistance to individuals, communities, and local governments on a wide range of environmental and energy issues.  Accepting no corporate or government money, and providing legal assistance without charge, KRC relies on its members and supporters to enable us to provide unflinching advocacy for those who live "downhill, downwind, and downstream." 

Join with us today in advancing our shared values of environmental justice and protection.

 

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Since 1984, KRC has been a trusted resource for comprehensive analysis of energy and environmental issues for citizens, government officials, and non-profit organizations.

Empower

We work to ensure individuals and communities impacted by environmental decisions have a voice in the policy-making process at all levels of government, and that values more durable than short-term profit guide public policy.

Protect

We believe every Kentuckian has the right to clean air, clean water, and healthy communities. We use the power of the law to secure and advance these essential rights.

Latest News

 
  • 29 Apr 2022

    EPA Meeting to Discuss the Proposed Steam Electric Rule 

    EPA will be meeting with community members to talk about ideas and strategies for limiting pollution from power plants, concerns from community members related to power plants or other sources of pollution, and more.

  • 29 Apr 2022

    KRC and Allies Score a Win for Bernheim and Bats

    The pipeline project that would cut through the Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest is now on hold! Read more about this important delay and how it benefits endangered bats.

  • 15 Apr 2022

    2022 Legislative Update #14

    The final disposition of bills and resolution on which KRC took a position is here. Note that for several bills that were passed April 13 or 14th for the first time, they may be subject to veto during the next ten days.

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We imagine a Kentucky where the air is clean, the water safe, and where nature and natural resources are safeguarded and not abused. Join the movement to help make this shared vision a reality.