Petition to O’Malley: More Time before Fracking

CitizenShale generated a petition at the request of hospital staff from Garrett (MD) Memorial Hospital.  If you are a resident of Allegany or Garrett County, please consider signing.  Below is the wording.  Click here to sign. A public health report … More

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Attend Local Shale Advisory, Comments welcome

Meeting to Discuss impacts of fracking on transportation, real estate values, and public health.  This Tuesday in Oakland, MD: Garrett County Shale Gas Advisory Committee Public Meeting, Tuesday October 7 4:00 to 6:00 pm    NOTE THE CHANGE IN LOCATION!!! … More

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Submit Comments to Public Health Study by October 3

The Governor’s Marcellus Shale Advisory Commission, along with Maryland Department of Environment (MDE) and Department of Natural Resources (DNR), was tasked to answer the question: Can unconventional natural gas development and production (UNGDP) be practiced in our state without unacceptable risk to … More

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Fracking and Health, Impacts at County Level

Fracking and Your Health Garrett County will hold a meeting Thursday to inform health providers and local community about the impacts of fracking on public health What: Impacts of fracking on local communities and on health providers When: Thursday Sept 25, 7pm Where: … More

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