Breathe Project: The Gas/Petrochemical Buildout

The Gas Industry/Petrochemical Buildout in Our Region (Hosted by the Breathe Project) A public meeting, providing an opportunity for elected officials, community leaders, and residents to hear about and discuss the likely impacts to our economy, air, water and health, which can be expected from the proposed Shell "cracker" plant.

Event-Date: 
Thursday, June 14, 2018 - 7:00pm

If you can see it from your house, evacuate!

[photo: WTRF]

An Evening with Eliza Griswold

Presented by Pittsburgh Arts and Lectures, co-sponsored by Mountain Watershed Association and PennEnvironment prize-winning poet and novelist Eliza Griswold will discuss her new book -- a true account of the shattering impact of fracking on a rural Pennsylvania family.

Event-Date: 
Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 6:00pm

Paddle Against Petro: A "Kayac-tion"

Join with Mountain Watershed Association to bring a message to the fracking and petrochemical executives meeting in Pittsburgh, that "They are not welcome here".

Register in advance at the event website

Event-Date: 
Monday, June 18, 2018 - 10:00am

Beyond Extreme Energy: Crack FERC Open

Beyond Extreme Energy (BXE) is planning a three-day sharing/training, art-build and action beginning the morning of Saturday, June 23.

Event-Date: 
Saturday, June 23, 2018 - 8:00am to Monday, June 25, 2018 - 5:00pm

How Climate Change is Harming Our Health

The Medical Society Consortium on Climate and Health identifies "outdoor air quality" as making the most direct impact -- in our region specifically -- of climate disruption upon human health.

DRYerson Festival (Hold the Date)

Spend a day in Ryerson Station State Park with the Center for Coalfield Justice (CCJ)! CCJ's 12th Annual DRYerson Festival will be held on Saturday, June 30th from 1:00pm to 4:00pm at Pavilion #3. Details will be announced on CCJ's Facebook event page as we get closer to the date.

Event-Date: 
Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 1:00pm

Fracking at Edgar Thomson?

U.S. Steel has announced an agreement to lease a portion of the Edgar Thomson plant for a drill pad, from which the surrounding area can be fracked. Local residents and families have been left in the dark, to wait for the consequences of fracking. This page is a place for collecting information and resources to share with the community.

Compendium of Scientific, Medical ... Findings Demonstrating Risks ... of Fracking

The latest edition of this compendium of health research, from health professionals in New York State.