Carolyn Harding of Bexley, a Columbus suburb, has posted a petition on SignOn.org.
It calls for an Ohio ban on fracking or hydraulic fracturing in drilling for natural gas. It also calls for a ban on injecting drilling wastes into underground rock formations via injection wells.
The petitions will go to Gov. John Kasich, the Ohio Legislature, President Barack Obama and Congress.
You can go to www.SignOn.org to sign the petition.
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.