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Appalachian Land Study

The Appalachian Land Study is a grassroots, action research initiative that develops participatory action research, data infrastructure and digital tools, and community organizing capacity to address root causes of land injustice in Appalachia.


Appalachian Land Study is all of us

Our contributors 6

Thank you for supporting Appalachian Land Study.


$230 USD


Land Displacement Fund Match

$15 USD


Transparent and open finances.

Balance transfer
Balance transfer

Land Study Meeting Lunch at ASA

Program Food & Groceries
from Lindsay Shade to Appalachian Land Study
-$122.88 USD
Reimbursement #197665
Today’s balance

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Total raised

$37,029.27 USD

Total disbursed

$37,029.27 USD

Estimated annual budget

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Let’s get the ball rolling!

News from Appalachian Land Study

Updates on our activities and progress.

Video update for 2023 and looking forward to 2024!

Check out this brief video update to hear what some members of...
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Published on December 21, 2023 by Lindsay Shade

2022 Quick Recap

Here's a quick update about what we've been up to this year! In early 2022, we were grateful to receive a gift from the Southern Power Fund to create a grantmaking program to assist folks at risk of being displaced from their homes by corpo...
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Published on December 22, 2022 by Lindsay Shade

What we've been up to in 2021

...OUR PROGRESSViews from land owners' property in Mingo County and Nicholas County, WV.The West Virginia Land Study team held two in-person workshops over the summer. Participants explored property, practiced inte...
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Published on December 3, 2021 by Lindsay Shade