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Register Herald: Gayle Manchin visiting Appalachian Beekeeping Collective

August 30, 2021

Appalachian Headwaters was honored to host the Appalachian Regional Commission at our site in Summers County, West Virginia. Federal co-chair Gayle Manchin and several other ARC staff meet partners in…
New York Times: Taking Back Appalachian Forests, One Bee at a Time

July 26, 2021

We are honored to be featured in the New York Times' Food section! The Times tried several of our varietals, including our "slightly citric" sourwood honey and "very floral" tulip poplar honey. Check out…
Charleston Gazette-Mail: Thousands of trees planted at former Smithers mine site

April 4, 2021

Last month at the Mammoth Mine site in Smithers, 36 contractors planted 204,000 trees on 267 acres of legacy minelands, as part of a large-scale restoration project in the Upper…
Charleston Gazette-Mail: New preserve a Mammoth undertaking

September 9, 2020

A 5,000-acre expanse of woodland and former surface mines along the Kanawha-Fayette County line east of Mammoth is being repurposed as a public recreation area and a demonstration site for…