- Socio-Economic Aspects of Gas Drilling
- Health Aspects of Gas Drilling
- Gas Leasing Issues
- Technical Aspects
- Climate Change
- Legislative/Regulatory Aspects
- Public Safety
- Influence of Gas Industry on Politics/Conflict of Interest
CONCERNED ABOUT GAS DRILLING?
Overview of high-volume, slick-water, horizontal, hydro-fracking.
THE ROLE OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT IN RELATION TO NATURAL GAS EXPLORATION AND PRODUCTION IN THE MARCELLUS SHALE IN THE
SOUTHERN TIER EAST REGION OF NEW YORK STATE http://www.catskillcitizens.org/Draft_-_Observations_on_Gas_Production_on_marcellus_shale.pdf
Will natural gas solve our energy problems?
The oil and gas industry has been making their case
that natural gas is a clean alternative to fossil fuels,
that it will reduce our dependency on foreign oil,
and create jobs.
What the industry doesn’t mention is
the highly controversial practice
required to extract the oil known as hydraulic fracturing.
Today, filmmaker Josh Fox,
Earth Justice Senior Attorney Deborah Goldberg,
Host and Producer of Trailertalk,
and Natural Resources Defense Council Attorney Kate Sinding
on why hydraulic fracturing poses a real threat to water supplies
in the United States and the New York city watershed in particular.
“Amy Goodman: Fracking Endangers Country’s Clean Water” (AuburnPub.com)- http://www.auburnpub.com/articles/2010/02/27/opinion/amy_goodman.txt
Cornell Cooperative Extension Marcellus Shale Natural Gas Drilling and Water Quality Issues
Winsor Landowners Rejecting Plan for Gas Pipeline Press-Connects