October 28, 2015 @10am | Charleston Civic Center

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WVCA Environmental Workshop

(Preliminary Agenda)

10:00am – 10:15am

Welcome and Introductions

Jason Bostic

West Virginia Coal Association

John McDaniel

Arch Coal, Inc./WVCA Environmental and Technical Committee Chair


10:15am – 11:00am

Impoundments/MSHA Update

Barry Thacker, P.E.

Geo/Environmental Associates, Inc.


11:00am – 11:30am

Water Quality Standards Updated: Selenium and Aluminum

Jason Bostic

Jennie Henthorn

Henthorn Environmental Services


11:30am – 12:30pm



12:30pm – 1:15pm

Site-Specific Water Quality Standards

Jennie Henthorn


1:15pm – 1:45pm

Clean Power Plan Overview

Christopher “Kip” Power

Babst Calland


1:45pm – 2:15pm

Water Quality Standards: Narrative, Conductivity, and Permit Shield

Robert McClusky

Jackson Kelly PLLC

Jennie Henthorn


2:15pm – 2:45pm

Endangered Species Act Update: Bats and Crayfish

Allyn Turner

Steptoe & Johnson PLLC


2:45pm – 3:15pm

WOTUS Report

Mike Castle

Applied Strategic Solutions


3:15pm – 4:00pm

OSM’s Proposed Stream Protection Rule

Jason Bostic


4:00pm – 4:30pm

Political and Legislative Report/Outlook

Jason Bostic

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