• Careers in Environmental & Energy Law

    Please join the Brandeis School of Law Journal of Animal and Environmental Law and Kentucky Resources Council for a virtual program on careers in environmental and energy law, highlighting opportunities in Kentucky

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  • KRC Supports Clean Water

    KRC was honored to be a signatory to a letter to United States Senators and Representatives highlighting water quality concerns and priorities of conservation organizations regarding the comprehensive water resources legislation pending before Congress. 

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  • KRC Comments on Proposed Quarry

    When KRC heard concerns and received requests for assistance from a number of Robertson County citizens regarding a proposed limestone quarry that would be located adjacent to Indian Run, a tributary of the Licking River, KRC responded.

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  • Model Ordinance: Solar Zoning

    Kentucky is experiencing an increasing interest in the development of solar energy resources.

    In response, KRC has developed a Model Solar Zoning Ordinance to assist localities in
    adopting provisions to regulate the siting of solar energy facilities in their communities.

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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.

 

Inform

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

 
  • 31 Aug 2020

    Remembering Mary Margaret Mulvihill

    We at the Kentucky Resources Council join family and friends in mourning the passing and celebrating the remarkable life of Mary Margaret Mulvihill, who died August 25, 2020.

  • 27 Aug 2020

    KRC Supports Clean Water

    KRC was honored to be a signatory to a letter to United States Senators and Representatives highlighting water quality concerns and priorities of conservation organizations regarding the comprehensive water resources legislation pending.

  • 25 Aug 2020

    KRC Comments on a Proposed Limestone Quarry

    When KRC heard the concerns and received requests for assistance from a number of residents of Robertson County regarding a proposed limestone quarry that would be located adjacent to Indian Run, a tributary of the Licking River, KRC responded.

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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.