The Headley Family

  “We are David and Linda Headley. The natural gas industry has stolen our land, polluted our streams and air, made our family and animals ill, and disrupted our peaceful way of life. We want safer extraction, more concern for the environment, and accountability for the industry.” Name: The Headley Family Location: Springhill Township, Fayette … Continued

Shalefield stories

We want you to know the true story of the harm the mad rush for gas has caused and will continue to cause unless we stop this crazy exploitation of people and the environment. You have surely seen the slick ads on TV, radio, online and on billboards and print media with repeated claims about … Continued

Earth Day Protest at Northwest Regional DEP office in Meadville

Join us for the Earth Day Protest at Northwest Regional DEP Office in Meadville. Statewide rallies will be held at all Regional DEP Offices. Monday, April 22, 2013 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm Beginning at Diamond Park, Main St., proceeding to DEP Office at 230 Chestnut Street, Meadville, PA 16335 Erie Area contact Pat … Continued

Citizen Scientists’ Plight to Protect Watershed from Fracking

This past summer SkyTruth and the Downstream Project went up to Northern Pennsylvania to document Marcellus Shale gas development in and around the Pine Creek Watershed, a watershed known to Pennsylvanians as the “Grand Canyon of the East.” Our trip was facilitated by LightHawk, a volunteer conservation pilot association who took us up in a single-engine aircraft to get … Continued

Collect signatures for moratorium

Help us collect signatures from your friends, family and concerned residents in your area to support a fracking moratorium. Penn Environment has a plan to stun the gas drilling industry and Harrisburg with a people-powered movement. They need your help.

Townhall meetings with Curt Sonney

Here is the opportunity for citizens in Harborcreek, North East, and Green Township to question their representative Curt Sonney about Act 13, the DEP, our water wells, air, soil integrity, our home values, and how he will defend his constituents rights to clean water, air, & health. From his website– Sonney has scheduled three town … Continued

Failure rate of wells

Just like the tobacco companies who told us that smoking cigarettes was safe, gas extraction companies are telling us that unconventioal gas drilling is safe when they know otherwise. See information from their own documents that show the failure rate of wells. THE SKY IS PINK by Josh Fox and the GASLAND Team 1 month … Continued