Webinars

Climate Impacts of Plastic with Leann Leiter and Jed Alegado (A-Z Impacts Series)

August 20, 2020

Our fourth and final Tackling the A-Z Impacts of Plastic Webinar will take place on Tuesday, August 18 and Thursday, August 20 as we take a closer look at the impact of plastic production on our climate. Guest speakers for the month of August include Leann Leiter, Earthworks’ Pennsylvania & Ohio Field Advocate and certified…

A Z Impacts of Plastic on Environment with Wilma Subra and Justin Nobel

August 7, 2020

Meet Justin Nobel, one of the guest speakers for Tuesday’s Tackling the A-Z Impacts of Plastic Webinar. Justin Nobel writes on issues of science and the environment for Rolling Stone, Audubon, Oxford American, DeSmog, and other US magazines, investigative sites and literary journals. His work has been published in Best American Travel Writing 2011, and…

Community Health Impact Assessment – Bringing Community Data to the Table

July 2, 2020

EHP’s Community Health Impact Assessment (HIA) revolves around one central question: Do you have enough information to determine that a particular shale gas site is safe enough for your community? EHP’s do-it-yourself HIA is a structured way to bring together data on your community related to: expected emissions from a shale development site potential health risks…

Economic Impacts of Plastic (A-Z Series)

June 15, 2020

As industry looks to produce more plastic and expand fracking to do so… It’s imperative that we understand the economic costs. Not only to be prepared and protect ourselves, but to expose the false promise of prosperity through expanded plastic production. These promises hide the consequences to health, environment, and local communities whose economies are…

Health Impacts of Plastic (A-Z Series)

June 3, 2020

If you live in the watershed of the great Ohio River, most of Ohio, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Indiana, and Illinois, the future of your water and air is in the balance and now is the time to act. There are multiple proposed (and current) industrial threats in the region – all expanding the extraction…

Amity and Prosperity Now, a Discussion with Eliza Griswold

May 28, 2020

Join us for a discussion with Pulitzer Prize-winning American journalist and poet, Eliza Griswold, author of Amity and Prosperity: One Family and the Fracturing of America. powered by Crowdcast A contributing writer to the New Yorker and a Distinguished Writer in Residence at New York University, Eliza will be our guest for a conversation about…

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…