Citizens fighting to defend water, air and health from toxic fracking.

Shale Waste Disposal Forum

2 weeks 17 hours from now

With increased shale fracking comes lots more liquid and solid waste, including hazardous and radioactive materials; yet oil and gas waste has exemptions from federal and state regulations. Where is all the waste going? How should we handle this waste?

Our panel of experts representing various perspectives on the issue will discuss the scope of the problem, and offer best practices and policy suggestions. Presentations plus Q&A.There's more…

Groundswell Rising

2 days 11 hours ago

Rescheduled from February 21 st to April 25 th due to bad weather:


Jan 25

Now is a critical time!! Please keep up your calls to your County Council members, and the 2 at-large members. (You can find their info on our Council's website, here.)

Nov 28

New Courses Hydraulic Fracturing, Natural Gas Development, Shale Gas and Environmental Concerns

New Courses related to natural gas development, fracturing, oil production and much more.

Nov 28

The Keystone Clean Water Team (KCWT) -Carbon County Groundwater Guardian Program (CCGG) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, volunteer, environmental education organization which provides homeowners with information on private wells, water quality and quantity, and septic systems. We are dedicated to protecting private well owners from illnesses caused by our drinking water.

Nov 28

The word fracking – First, I personally and professionally dislike the word for a number of reasons. First it is jargon and second it is industry slang. The word lends itself to redefinition and misuse.
Definitions – We are defining slang terms?

Nov 18

Check our "sister site" for the latest news on our campaign to protect Allegheny County's public parks from toxic fracking.

Oct 4 2014

Dear High School, College & University Students,

We're receiving an increasing number of inquiries from students seeking information/interviews for their classwork.

Much of the information most of you seek is available via a Google search. Our suggestion is to consult with pro & anti fracking sites & compare the information given, try to find impartial/factual sites too (these are rare).

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