Protect the Middle Fork

Middle Fork River's Banks show metals seeping from coal ash pits
Banks of Dynegys coal ash pits are eroding and leaking into the Middle Fork. Photo by Pam Richart, Eco-Justice Collaborative, April 2016

The Eco-Justice Collaborative is running a pressure campaign to protect the Middle Fork River, the state’s only National Scenic River. The campaign goal is to ensure that Dynegy-Midwest Generation moves its toxic coal ash out of the floodplain of the Middle Fork of the Vermilion River and places it away from the river, in properly-constructed, lined facilities. To learn about the campaign, and take action, visit