Mark your calendar!
The rapid influx of the drilling industry in Pennsylvania is spawning symposiums, protests, rallies, festivals, and educational events. The newly reconstructed RDA web site, www.responsibledrillingalliance.org will keep you up to date on what is happening in our area and around the state.
Marcellus Shale Opportunities and Challenges Forum
12 noon – 5 PM, Thursday, August 19
Marywood University’s Nazareth Student Center, Scranton, PA
A public, educational forum presented by Marywood University to offer economic, environmental, regulatory, and governmental perspectives on the short- and long-term implications of natural gas development in Northeastern Pennsylvania.
This event is free and open to the public.
Advanced registration is recommended.
Gas Stock 2010 Festival
10 AM – 6 PM, Saturday, August 21st
Luzerne County Fairgrounds, RT 118 in Lehman, PA
Artists, musicians, speakers, & storytellers will gather to entertain and inform PA residents about Marcellus Shale gas drilling and the risks posed.
Show up for fun and facts in a family-friendly environment.
Responsible Drilling Alliance, Membership Meeting
7:00 PM, September 15th
Pajama Factory, 1307 Park Avenue, Williamsport, PA
The first full-membership meeting of RDA. Please join us as we map out the opportunities before us to advocate for the future of Penn’s Woods and the lifestyle we treasure.
Room location and additional details TBA.
Renowned Scientists Discuss Hydrofracking
7 – 9 PM, Friday, Oct 8
Room D001, Academic Center, Lycoming College, Williamsport, PA
An exceptional educational opportunity co-sponsored by RDA and the Clean Water Institute. Speakers include Professor Anthony Ingraffea, Ph.D., of Cornell University and Professor Michael C. Boufadel, Ph.D., of Temple University. Free Admission.