Heartwood Forest Council

The 28th annual Heartwood Forest Council is held over Memorial Day weekend at Camp Crestfield (Butler County, PA). For full details and registration, go to heartwood.org/2018-forest-council.

Event-Date: 
Friday, May 25, 2018 - 3:00pm to Monday, May 28, 2018 - 9:30am

Pipeline Monitoring Workshop with FracTracker

Sierra Club is teaming up with FracTracker and Lebanon Pipeline Awareness to show you a new smartphone app, that lets you monitor natural gas pipeline construction. Join us for this workshop that will teach you how to use these tools, and get some practice monitoring current pipeline construction zones throughout Lebanon County!

Event-Date: 
Sunday, June 3, 2018 - 2:00pm to 7:00pm

Rally in Solidarity with EQT Pipeline Resistance

Let EQT know that the people of Pittsburgh stand in solidarity with folks putting their bodies in the way of the Mountain Valley Pipeline in Virginia and West Virginia and against EQT's insidious efforts to poison our air, water, and land whether it be frack pads or pipelines!

Event-Date: 
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 12:00pm

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

Falcon Pipeline Public Hearing (Ohio)

The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency will hold one public meeting for the Falcon pipeline water permit. The pipeline will cross through Jefferson, Harrison and Carroll counties in Ohio.

Event-Date: 
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 6:00pm

Fighting Against Fossil Fuels for Justice: Biophilia at the Phipps

Join us with Veronica Coptis for a discussion on the fight for environmental and economic justice on the frontlines of fossil fuel extraction.

Meeting is free, but advance registration is required. RSVP on The Phipps Meetup page.

Event-Date: 
Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 6:00pm

Where Plastic Ends Up - An International Perspective on Plastics

A visit by the International Plastics Delegation Tour. Held in Sewickley on Tues., May 22, and in Pittsburgh on Wed., May 23. See our calendar for details of both dates.

Event-Date: 
Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:45pm

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.