Fractracker is a website managed by the University of Pittsburgh's Center for Healthy Environments & Communities (CHEC). As part of their research on the impacts of Marcellus Shale gas extraction, this blog & its associated data tool, (hosted by the Foundation for PA Watersheds & funded by the Heinz Endowments), provide citizens with a common place to share their Marcellus Shale drilling experiences.
Lawrenceville is a neighborhood in Pittsburgh, PA that borders the Allegheny River. Lawrenceville residents have banded together for Marcellus Shale drilling education and action in their community.
Information and action regarding natural gas drilling in the Lincoln Place neighborhood in Pittsburgh, PA.
Groups and individuals concerned about fracking in the Marcellus Shale held a press conference on July 29th at 6:30pm outside the Teamster's Temple in the Lawrenceville neighborhood of Pittsburgh. The press conference preceded a Marcellus Shale panel discussion organized by the Office of Councilman Patrick Dowd.