W. Alton Jones Foundation

Sustainable World Program

1995 Grants to Eliminate Aquifer Contamination

Grassroots
Citizens Policy Center * Nov 1995 - $25,000
Cleveland, OH
To protect Ohio's groundwater and oppose the state's voluntary hazardous waste clean-up law.

Greater Yellowstone Coalition * Nov 1995 - $40,000
Bozeman, MT
To ensure that groundwater issues are fully addressed in the Environmental Impact Statement for the proposed New World Mine, which would border Yellowstone National Park.

Kentuckians for the Commonwealth * Nov 1995 - $40,000
London, KY
To protect Kentucky's groundwater resources.

Northern Plains Resource Council * Nov 1995 - $30,000
Billings, MT
For public education to protect Montana's groundwater, which is threatened by unrestricted growth, hard rock mining expansion, and improper agricultural practices.

Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition * Nov 1995 - $30,000
San Jose, CA
To prevent air pollution and protect groundwater by opposing the disposal and burning of chlorinated waste in Silicon Valley, California.

Rev. 96.07.29
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