20 Sep '11, 10pm

If oil or gas drilling are headed to your neighborhood, visit our #fracking center to find out how to stop it.

NRDC is very pleased to announce the launch of: Don't Get Fracked , a toolkit for citizens around the country looking for sources of information on the permitting and drilling processes, legal rights, environmental information, health resources, local organizations working on these issues, and more. We are regularly contacted by people from across the country who have learned that oil or gas drilling is coming to their neighborhood and are seeking credible information on what to expect, how to prepare, their rights, and what they can do to protect the land, water, air, and health in their communities. Many people are alarmed by the thought of oil and gas operations in their backyard, as happened to this family in Pennsylvania that had a giant waste pit for a neighbor: Don't Get Fracked aims to help citizens with information on where to turn. The oil and gas industry is exp...

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