The Allegheny Front
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The Allegheny Front, hosted by Kara Holsopple, has the environment covered, from energy and food to the birds that visit your backyard. Listen to this podcast and see the world around you differently.
||CleanEpisode for February 17, 2017||In this episode, we explore Pennsylvania's big push to remove old dams and dig into why the controversy over an update to the Clean Water Act is not likely to end under the Trump administration.||2/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode for February 10, 2017||In this episode, we dig deeper into Pennsylvania's growing problem enforcing safe drinking water standards and check out a fish stocking project that's boosting the recreation economy in small towns near Lake Erie.||2/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode for February 3, 2017||In this episode, we dig into a new report about citizen complaints over gas drilling in Pennsylvania and explore why some are crying foul over Shell's latest permit request for its ethane cracker facility.||2/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode for January 27, 2017||In this episode, we explore an effort by scientists to backup critical government climate data and chat with former EPA chief Christine Todd Whitman about a wild week of changes— and turmoil — under the Trump administration.||1/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode for January 20, 2017||In this episode, we explore just what President Trump can and can't do to environmental regulations and preview a new PBS documentary about famed environmentalist Rachel Carson.||1/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode for January 13, 2017||In this episode, we check out how Pittsburgh is investing big in green infrastructure in 2017 and explore whether the city's air quality could be a liability when it comes to attracting new residents.||1/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode for January 6, 2017||In this episode, we explore why Black Lung disease is surging among Appalachian miners and check out a Pittsburgh group that is pioneering the 'Uber of food recovery.'||1/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode for December 30, 2016||In this episode, we listen back to some highlights from our 2016 series exploring the health and environmental impacts of the region's expanding natural gas infrastructure.||12/30/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode for December 23, 2016||In this episode, we listen back to some of our favorite stories from 2016, including a look at why our brains function better when we hear the sounds of nature.||12/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode for December 16, 2016||In this episode, we check out how the recreation economy could help revitalize small towns on the Ohio River and explore a push by activists to get a solar farm at the old Shenango Coke Works site.||12/16/2016||Free||View in iTunes|