Diversifying the US's coal country
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Diversifying the United States' coal country

From Kentucky to Wyoming, big coal-producing states voted heavily in favour of Donald Trump and his message of reviving the industry.

But while many in the region are counting on reduced regulation and increased production to boost coal jobs, others are hoping a resurgence in coal will help boost new industries and diversify local economies.

The BBC's Michelle Fleury spoke to people across the Appalachians - America’s coal country - about their desire to see the region become more than just dependent on coal.