Press Release: PA DEP TO REOPEN WATER CONTAMINATION INVESTIGATION IN FRANKLIN FORKS
Press Release: A GRINCH CHRISTMAS IN FRANKLIN FORKS, PA?
Press Release: RESIDENTS EVACUATE HOME ON HUNGRY HILL
WHY YOU SHOULD CARE ABOUT TPP
NEW YORK'S SKETCHY REGS FOR LNG
TELL PRESIDENT OBAMA
Press Release: PUBLIC EXPRESSES OVERWHELMING OPPOSITION TO LNG PORT IN COASTAL WATERS
JUST ONE MORE WEEK TO ACT
LNG PORT OFF LONG ISLAND WILL THREATEN MILLIONS
DEMAND AN EXTENDED PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD AND ADDITIONAL PUBLIC HEARINGS!
GOVERNOR CUOMO, GOVERNOR CHRISTIE: VETO PORT AMBROSE!
TELL NEW YORK'S SCANDAL PLAGUED SENATE TO ACT!
TELL PRESIDENT OBAMA DON’T SHIP FRACKED GAS TO FOREIGN COUNTRIES!
Catskill Citizens Supports S04236A
NYS ASSEMBLY PASSES A FRACKING MORATORIUM BILL
Press Release: NEW YORKERS DEMAND CUOMO PROVIDE LEADERSHIP ON FRACKING
CUOMO SENDS MIXED SIGNALS ON FRACKING
FRACK AMERICA, SHIP GAS OVERSEAS?
GOVERNOR CUOMO, CAN YOU HEAR US NOW?
CALL CUOMO NOW! TELL HIM “COMPLETE THE FRACKING HEALTH REVIEW BEFORE WRITNG RULES AND REGULATIONS”
SANDY FORESTALLS FRACKING, OBAMA AND EXPORTS
Are We Winning Yet?
DELAY, BUT FOR HOW LONG?, DIRECT ACTION AND ARRESTS
BEHIND CLOSED DOORS
Hands Off Home Rule, Fire Field Redux
Press Release: CATSKILL CITIZENS FOR SAFE ENERGY JOINS FIGHT TO STOP ENERGY LOBBYISTS FROM KILLING AMERICA’S CLEAN ENERGY AGENDA
Press Release: MUNICIPAL FRACKING BANS CHANGE THE GAME IN NEW YORK STATE
Press Release: WHAT THE FRACK?
Day of Action Targets Do-Nothing Senators
FRACKING AND BLASTING AMERICA . . . AND SHIPPING ENERGY OVERSEAS
ENERGY INDEPENDENCE? NOT REALLY
Home Rule Upheld in Court!
Press Release: Toxic Spills Routinely Unreported by the DEC
DEMAND LEGISLATIVE ACTION!
Keep the Letters Coming!
Also: ONE MORE PUBLIC HEARING, MARTENS ADMITS FLAWS IN DRAFT, CALLS FOR REWRITE. CATSKILL CITIZENS CALLS FOR AN EXTENDED PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD, December 30, 2011
Tell the DEC to scrap the Draft SGEIS.
Also:Home Mortgages at Risk ? November 2, 2011
New Yorkers Living on the Shale say
Also: DRBC Postpones Hearing on Fracking Regs, October 10, 2011
Four Meetings for Nineteen Million People?
Also: "Voters Trust Hydrofracking Opponents", September 29, 2011
Three Months is Not Enough!
The Cuomo Adminstration insists that scientists, the medical community and the general public will have only three months to read, analyze and submit written comments on a 1,500 page plan that could contaminate drinking water supplies, endanger public health, destroy local economies, and put the taxpayers on the hook for millions in environmental clean up costs. September 13, 2011
Gas, or Hot Air?
For the past several years, industry "experts" have been constantly inflating the estimated amount of gas in the Marcellus Shale. This week, the United States Geological Survey popped the bubble. Also: After caving to pressure and removing the billboard depicting water from the well of Craig and Julie Sautner, Park Outdoor Advertising made cowardice its official company policy." August 30, 2011
Extend the Public Comment Period
Also: Tell the New York Times to keep Ian Urbina Drilling Down, Tell Congress to support the Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals Exposure Elimination Act of 2011, and Leaked Department of Transportation Memo Describes a Fracking Nightmare. July 21, 2011
The DEC Fails to Make Case for Fracking
The DEC outlines latest version of the Draft SGEIS
Is July 1st D-Day?
Also: Why Does Bradley J. Field Still Have a Job? and A New Low? (Even for the Post). June 28, 2011
We Did It! You Did It!
In the face of overwhelming opposition, the Delaware River Basin Commission unanimously voted to table a request by ExxonMobil to withdraw 250,000 gallons of water a day from a Special Waters. Also:Thirteen Billion Is Not Enough, Now the Frackers Want Even More Corporate Welfare and Proof Positive: Fracking Contaminates Drinking Water. May 12, 2011
Tell the DRBC to Say No to ExxonMobil!
Also: Maryland Sues Chesapeake And CWCWC sues the NYS DEC, May 5, 2011
CCSE Update 2/28/2010
CCSE Update 2/13/2010
CCSE Update 1/12/2010
CCSE Update 1/1/2010
CCSE Update 11/12/2009
CCSE Update 11/03/2009
CCSE Update 10/19/2009
CCSE News Update (11/15/2008)
CCSE News Update (10/11/2008)
News from Albany and suggested legislation.
CCSE News Update (9/27/2008)
New York City Council holds hearings on gas drilling within the city watershed.
CCSE News Update (8/23/2008)
A Report on the Meeting with NYS DEC Executive Deputy Commissioner Stuart Gruskin
Where are the Gas Companies? (7/24/2008)
When landsman and gas companies began snapping up leases in our area last fall, virtually none of us had ever heard of the Marcellus Shale or hydraulic fracturing. None of us could imagine that in just a few years our quiet part of the country might become a scene of intense industrial activity.
Stealth Politics and Some Progress (7/1/2008)
The gas well spacing bill referred to as A10526/S8169 was passed by the State legislature and signed into law by Governor Paterson.
Where We Are... What We Can Do (6/15/2008)
Many of us wish gas drilling would just go away. So much of what we value seems threatened by the intensive industrial development that gas extraction will bring.