Chapters

Under the BREDL banner, thousands of concerned citizens have made their mark for environmental justice. Our chapters have raised public awareness and have won many battles against environmentally damaging projects and proposals throughout the southeast.

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Preserve Bent Mountain/Roanoke

Roanoke County
Virginia

We a citizen advocacy group (based in Roanoke, Virginia) formed in opposition to the proposed Mountain Valley Pipeline, LLC (MVP). We maintain that the placement of this pipeline will adversely affect the quality of life in all areas it transects.

Active

Chapel Hill Organization for Clean Energy (CHOCE)

Orange County
North Carolina

Concerned about unhealthy and unsustainable combustion energy (currently coal, gas, pellets, and methane) used in the UNC on-site power plant facilities and the coal ash disposal site located under the Chapel Hill police station.

Active

Sustainable Madison

Madison County
North Carolina

Sustainable Madison is a non-profit composed of Madison County residents and property owners who believe in the practice of Earth stewardship by our members, our government and the public.

Active

Protect Caswell

Caswell County
North Carolina

Dedicated to concerns regarding quarry and asphalt/concrete plant in Caswell County, NC.

Emeritus

Friends of the Deep River

Guilford County
North Carolina

We formed to protect, restore, and enhance the Deep River in Piedmont, NC that touches us personally.

Active

Bellefonte Efficiency & Sustainability Team (BEST)

Cumberland, Hamilton and Jackson Counties
Tennessee

The purpose of this chapter is to work together to safeguard the environmental quality of our Tennessee Valley region (parts of TN, AL and GA) and the health of its people.

Active

Preserve Franklin

Franklin County
Virginia

Our name and mission to be in synch with others which lie along the proposed Mountain Valley Pipeline route.

Active

Madison County Clean Power Coalition

Madison County
Georgia

Our mission is to find solutions to problems associated with the GRP Madison Biomass Power Plant, advocate for communities polluted by the processing and burning of toxic creosote treated railroad ties used as fuel for power generation.

Emeritus

Virginians For Appropriate Roads (VAR)

Roanoke
Virginia

Virginians for Appropriate Roads is a grassroots organization working to protect the integrity of our farmlands, forests and rural communities by supporting fiscally conservative and environmentally sound transportation policies.