A Balanced Look At Hydrofracking
by Steve Coffman, Opinion Sept.11, 2011
Gas and tap water simply do not mix: Mark Ruffalo says feds must review safety of hydrofracking
May 13, 2011 Opinion by Mark Ruffalo
We need all the protection we can get
The River Reporter March 31, 2011
America’s Energy Ethos: Do, Regardless of Harm
David Sirota comments on US energy policy and natural gas drilling. Posted June 11, 2011
Gas Prices and a Sane Energy Policy
Halt gas drilling until water safety is assured
March 13, 2011 Newark Star-Ledger
There’s Nothing Natural About Natural Gas
by Jennifer Krill AlterNet Posted 4/1/2011
Bolstering home rule in New York
12/02/2010 The River Reporter
Gas drilling and legal suits
Gas Leaks on the Path to a Post-Fossil Future
Andrew C. Revkin 1/25/2011 in New York Times Dot Earth Blog
11/11/2010 The River Reporter
US Probe Finds Halliburton Lies Contributed to BP Disaster
Visioning the Upper Delaware River Valley–Smoke & Mirros by Michael Chojnicki
11/25/2010 The River Reporter
08/26/2010 The River Reporter
Taking a stand
08/19/2010 The River Reporter
The Right to Water–The right of every human being to safe drinking water and basic sanitation should be recognized and realized.
07/06/2010 New York Times
Putting a ban on hydrofracking is…in the public interest
Alan Chartok in July 6th Legislative Gazette
The Challenges of Horizontal Hydraulic Fracturing in New York State
07/25/2010 Cooperstown Chamber of Commerce News, comments by James Northrup
The Real Cost of Hydrofracking by Steve Coffman
When it comes to the prospect of the Marcellus Shale Gas Boom, the main question we need to ask is: What is the value that we as a region stand to gain versus the value of what we are likely to lose?
Are restrictions on gas extraction a ‘taking’ of property rights? An editorial from “Breathing is Political” by Liz Bucar.
Did Somebody Put Something in the Water in Albany?
Tyler Caruso, a graduate student in Environmental Policy and Sustainability, talks sense about shale gas extraction.
Director Josh Fox and others rebut specious industry claims.
Letter to the Alexander Grannis
A concerned citizen write to Alexander Grannis, Commissioner NYS Department of Environmental Conservation.
Letter to the Editor
A concerned citizen comments on NY’s environmental safety record.
Concerned Citizen writes to support NY Moratorium–8/14/2010
Gas drilling threatens water supply; moratorium needed
A Geologist Weighs In
Geologist David Hutchison comments on drilling in the Marcellus Shale.
A Summer View of Drilling
Greening Sullivan, No. 74 by Dick Riseling
Economic Impact Report
Preliminary Research on the Economic Impact of Gas Drilling in the Catskills
Put the Burden of Testing Where it Belongs
Gas companies should pay for water testing.