Podcast

How to Involve Your Kids in Protecting Their Environment

March 11, 2020

Last year a group of 40+ kids traveled to Harrisburg, from all over Pennsylvania to bring letters and a pledge to the governor’s office. They created costumes, made friends, and even caught the governor trying to sneak away from his office. In this webinar you will see an example of how you, as parents and…

Collecting Oil/Gas data at scale with outdoor volunteers

January 4, 2020

Could access to an army of well-trained data-collecting volunteers help you achieve your oil/gas related objectives? Which datasets would help you achieve your mission? Adventure Scientists will be sharing examples of how they partner with environmental groups to design and execute data-collection missions. Through their passionate adventurer community,  they are able to gather data from…

Resist Cricket Valley’s Fracked Gas Power Plant

November 5, 2019

Links: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PKVPp9jbHII (Bill McKibben on why CVE must be stopped) https://news.littlesis.org/2018/08/09/five-things-organizers-should-know-about-the-cricket-valley-fracked-gas-plant/ https://stopcricketvalley.org/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JClxDpvtOkY (Reverend Billy & Stop Shopping Choir mini-movie) https://www.facebook.com/events/718897701959659/ Nov.16th rally invite: Breakdown the Fracked Gas Shakedown youareheremap.org Local campaign StopCricketValley.org Financial ties https://news.littlesis.org/2018/08/09/five-things-organizers-should-know-about-the-cricket-valley-fracked-gas-plant/ Local Farm https://www.whitepinecommunityfarm.com/ Radio show of Sachem HawkStormhttps://radiokingston.org/en/hosts/sachem-hawkstorm Description The Cricket Valley Energy Center (CVEC) is a 1,100 megawatt plant under construction in Dover…

Webinar- Drilling and Spilling: How Mariner East Impacts Wetland, Waterways and Drinking Water

October 30, 2019

Please join us Wednesday October 30th, 2019 at 7pm for the next webinar in our series:  Drilling and Spilling:  How Mariner East Impacts Wetlands, Waterways, and Drinking Water.  In this webinar you will learn: How pipelines can impact watersheds The history of Mariner East spills, drinking water contamination, sinkholes, and damage to wetlands and streams…

Are You In The Blast Zone?

September 25, 2019

Halt Mariner Now is hosting a series of webinars on the Mariner East Pipelines. This webinar will cover the following topics: The risks associated with Mariner East pipelines and their highly combustible contents Why these odorless, highly volatile liquids (HVL) pipelines are uniquely hazardous and unlike other pipelines Why emergency preparedness, notification and evacuation plans…

You Are Here: Mapping local fracking infrastructure and communities of resistance

August 31, 2019

The You Are Here Map visualizes local fracking infrastructure connections in New York, Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Want more free services like this webinar? Apply to be a Halt the Harm Network Leader! The map is intended to connect people to local grassroots groups fighting gas infrastructure, and to be used as an educational tool for…

How Long Will the Shale Revolution Last?: Technology versus Geology and the Lifecycle of Shale Plays

August 15, 2019

Did you know that the Energy Information Administration (EIA) were forced to downgrade their estimates by 96%? The EIA has a track-record of over-estimating production – which, as you can imagine has a significant impact on policymakers. The rosy cheerleaders of the “shale revolution” are increasingly looking at a scoreboard that says the jobs, benefits,…

Taking Control of the Oil & Gas Permitting Process

August 1, 2019

If you are concerned about new polluters coming to your region, then environmental permitting is something you should know about – and you’re invited to the second webinar in a series with Fair Shake Environmental Legal Services. This presentation and Q&A is offered by Megan Hunter Esq, who is experienced in permitting under the Clean…

Who pays? The economic and health impacts of fracking in PA

July 10, 2019

Since the advent of unconventional shale gas drilling, some effects have been immediate, some have emerged over time and some are just becoming apparent. The webinar shares the two reports with a goal of seeking to advance our understanding of the breadth of the impacts of fracking in Pennsylvania by examining what science and analysis tell us about the health effects and economic costs of fracking, who is paying now, and what we can expect the future price is will be.

Myths and Realities of zoning protections from Oil & Gas

June 27, 2019

If you are a community leader or concerned citizen concerned about oil and gas development in your community, then zoning is something you should know about. What you’ll get from this webinar presentation: An overall and broad understanding of the municipal and county zoning laws and how they impact the development of oil and gas…