In her latest book, Wenonah Hauter takes on the fracking industry, writing about fracking's threats to our health and the environment, the powerful interests that have supported fracking and how the industry has hurt renewable energy.
Event details here
, Facebook event here
; Book video here
. Hauter discusses her book on CNN here
and in Seattle here
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The latest Washington Post poll
shows 60 percent of Marylanders oppose
fracking in Maryland :
Yet Gov. Larry Hogan and his Maryland Department of the Environment are continuing to push fracking regulations. A summary of the proposed regulations is here
; the regulations are here
. Ask your elected officials to sign this letter
supporting a ban on fracking. On Saturday, Oct. 15, head for beautiful downtown Oakland in Garrett County for the annual Autumn Glory Parade. The governor will be the grand marshal. Let's tell him to protect and preserve the glory of Mountain Maryland -- and the rest of the state. Facebook event here
Kim Alexander and Aeryn Boyd are walking 313 miles along Maryland's waterways, from Oakland to Lusby, to celebrate and protect water and support a statewide ban on fracking. They plan to make a half-dozen major stops, where they will host or participate in creative community events. Support their efforts here and follow along on the Facebook event page.
Be sure to read CitizenShale board member Steve Mogge's powerful op-ed
. Chesapeake Physicians for Social Responsibility also has developed an issue paper
about fracking's many harms.
HoCo Climate Change is part of a coalition of more than 100 groups
calling for a ban on fracking in our state. Please join this campaign to keep fracking out of our state. Details here
. Be sure to Like the DontFrackMD Facebook page