Amanda Moore

A Kentucky native, Amanda Moore is a former staff attorney with the Appalachian Citizens Law Center in Prestonsburg, Ky. She now cares for her infant son and is an adjunct lecturer at Morehead State University.

Climate & Energy

An excerpt from Missing Mountains, a new book about mountaintop-removal mining

Missing Mountains, Wind Publications, 220 pgs., 2005. In August of 2002, Amanda Moore, a lawyer for the Appalachian Citizens Law Center, took on what she thought was a cut-and-dried legal matter for Granville Lee Burke, a resident of Chopping Branch …