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Coursing Through Gaslands: Exploring Oil & Gas Impacts on Watersheds

January 18, 2023

Heavy industrialization by the oil and gas industry can severely damage the rich ecology of watersheds and forests. FracTracker Alliance has been conducting extensive fieldwork to unearth these often out-of-sight industry harms in. Watch the recording below to hear FracTracker Alliance’s Ted Auch and Matt Kelso share the takeaways from several projects examining watershed impacts,…

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January Climate Action Call

January 18, 2023

DATE: January 19, 2023 TIME: 3:30 PM PST | 4:30 PM MST | 6:30 PM EST LOCATION: Zoom (Sign-Up link) CONTACT: Stephanie Bowman • stephanie.bowman@mothersoutfront.org Join us to learn about our fight in Virginia against Mountain Valley Pipeline and the fossil fuel industry! CLIMATE FACT: The Mountain Valley Pipeline would be the single largest source of greenhouse gasses in Virginia,…

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2022 Sentinel Awards for Environmental Stewardship

December 15, 2022

FracTracker Alliance created the Community Sentinel Award for Environmental Stewardship to honor our community’s environmental heroes. Halt the Harm partners with FracTracker to host and produce the event in its mission to build a more connected movement. Please visit the 2022 Sentinel Awards page to see information about each of this year’s recipients. Here is the replay video. This…

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Train Wreck for Our Climate: Stopping the Uinta Basin Oil Train

December 8, 2022

Join the discussion in Halt the Harm Network to connect with experts and explore further information on this topic. The US Forest Service has approved a railway that will transport highly toxic, flammable crude oil out of the Uinta Basin in Utah to refineries in Oklahoma, Texas, Louisiana, and Washington. The project requires 88 miles…

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🗞 December 2022 – Network Newsletter (Issue #10)

December 7, 2022

🎉 This week we’re excited to be co-hosting a special event with the FracTracker Alliance to celebrate environmental justice leaders: The 2022 Community Sentinel Award for Environmental Justice. We hope you’ll RSVP and tune-in us as we honor the 7 award winners for their work to stop environmental injustices perpetuated by the fossil fuel industry.…

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Meet the 2022 Sentinel Awardees

December 6, 2022

This year there are 7 recipients. You can learn about all of them on the event page. Please join us in celebrating the work of these community leaders by joining and sharing this year’s event. Cesar Aguirre is a Senior Community Organizer with Central California Environmental Justice Network (CCEJN). As a child in a family…

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Cover image for the event from PSR PA

Shifting Paradigms: A Grassroots Response to Industry and Climate

December 5, 2022

Physicians for Social Responsibility Pennsylvania (PSR PA) and Halt the Harm Network are proud to convene Shifting Paradigms: A Grassroots Response to Industry and Climate.   Shifting Paradigms: A Grassroots Response to Industry and Climate December 9th, 12:00-4:30pm Physicians for Social Responsibility Pennsylvania (PSR PA) is proud to convene Shifting Paradigms: A Grassroots Response to…

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Greenwashing Hydrogen: Understanding the Climate Risks of Blue Hydrogen

December 2, 2022

Join the discussion in Halt the Harm Network to connect with experts and explore further information on this topic. Is hydrogen energy a solution for clean energy or greenwashing that threatens to prop up the fossil fuel industry? Who is funding this technology? Where do they plan to use it? And why now? ​Hydrogen Energy…

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Climate Emergency Film Club – Forests

November 17, 2022

Join the discussion in Halt the Harm Network to connect with experts and explore further information on this topic. Watch the panel discussion on the Forests segment of the film Climate Emergency: Feedback Loops. Speakers: Beverly Law, PhD (Professor Emeritus, College of Forestry, Oregon State University). Daniel Wolk, MD The world’s forests are responsible for…

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Protected Zones: Oil & Gas Setbacks in CA, CO, and PA

November 14, 2022

Join the discussion in Halt the Harm Network to connect with experts and explore further information on this topic. Watch the panel discussion with organizers from California, Colorado, and Pennsylvania who discussed lessons learned from advocating for oil & gas setbacks in the different political landscapes in each state. The discussion touched on the organizers’…

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