SkyTruth’s new Mountain Top Removal visualization tool is now available to inspect active mining data for 74 counties in Kentucky, West Virginia, Tennessee and Virginia. The website can be accessed at SkyTruthMTR.appspot.com. The maps leverage tens of thousands of mining footprints, the result of SkyTruth’s mountain top removal (MTR) research. Before expanding to 74 counties, […]
About Dan Cogswell
Dan has been a software developer for 30 some years, working first in local government and then in the private sector with LEIDOS Biomedical. He has an IT degree from Shepherd University and a Data Science Certificate from Johns Hopkins through Coursera. He and his wife Margaret moved to Shepherdstown in 1986. Dan is a past president of Potomac Valley Audubon Society and its current treasurer, and has held leadership roles with several youth soccer organizations. He also enjoys birding, traveling, old movies and an embarrassing number of comic strips.