Here is the schedule of fracking programs being presented by the Ohio Environmental Council:
1. Oct. 9, Worthington Country Club, Worthington.; For the Association of Women in the Metal Industries. Contact Cindy Porter at 937-206-6492 or email@example.com.
2. Oct. 12, Dicke Forum in Dicke Hall, Ohio Northern University, Ada. For the Ohio Association for Economists and Political Scientists. Contact: David McClough at 419-772-2080 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
3. Oct. 13, Pritchard Laughlin Civic Center, 7033 Glenn Highway, Cambridge. Registration is at 10 a.m., presentations start at 10:30 a.m. Lunch will follow. A community action plan will be develooped at 1 p.m. Free but you must RSVP to 614-487-7506 or OEC@theOEC.org.
For more information, call 614-487-7506.
Chesapeake Energy Corp,the Oklahoma-based firm is the No. 1 driller in Ohio.
Rig Count Interactive Map by Baker Hughes, an energy services company.
Shale Sheet Fracking, a Youngstown Vindicator blog.
The Ohio Environmental Council, a statewide eco-group based in Columbus.
Earthjustice, a national eco-group.
People's Oil and Gas Collaborative-Ohio, a grass-roots group in Northeast Ohio.
Concerned Citizens of Medina County, a grass-roots group.
No Frack Ohio, a Columbus-based grass-roots group.
Fracking: Gas Drilling's Environmental Threat by ProPublica, an online journalism site.
Pipeline, blog from Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on Marcellus shale drilling.
Allegheny Front, environmental public radio for Western Pennsylvania.