Lisa Evans, Michigan has ten contaminated coal ash sites and six significant hazard dams.
Lisa Evans, Senior Counsel, Coal Program, at Earthjustice. Earthjustice is the premier nonprofit environmental law organization. We wield the power of law and the strength of partnership to protect people’s health, to preserve magnificent places and wildlife, to advance clean energy, and to combat climate change. We are here because the earth needs a good lawyer. Michigan has ten contaminated coal ash sites and six significant hazard dams. 37 States Have Coal Ash Waste Sites— Oklahoma is 1st Approved by EPA to Oversee Coal Ash Contamination With More States to Follow