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Upcoming Events

Sept. 20, 12:30-2:30: Triangle Climate Strike! Join forces with Triangle students & communities as millions around the world walk out of homes and workplaces to join young people in the streets for the biggest global climate strike yet! Halifax Mall, 300 N Salisbury Street, Raleigh

Sept. 23, 10:00 AM, Climate Emergency: Tri-State Pipeline Strike! As part of the Global Climate Strike week of action, we will join w/  landowners across WV, VA, & NC impacted by the MVP, ACP and other climate-impacting threats. Communities resisting the pipeline threats will share their story and stand in solidarity to protect the region’s rights to clean water and to protect their future!

Take action

Frack Free NC Public Forum

Join us for a forum on why it’s urgent to keep fracking out of NC!  Hear the latest info on dangers of fracking to our waters, land and people, including first-hand accounts from Pennsylvania farmers. Also discuss policy, legislation and property rights issues with leaders fighting fracking in NC.

1-5 PM, Saturday, June 22, 2013
Bynum Ruritan Club
23 Charlie Fields Rd, Bynum, NC 27312

Registration fee:  $10 in advance, includes Frack-Free NC yard sign! You can also reserve a box lunch in advance from Chatham Marketplace for an additional $10, to register, click here!
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Featured speakers are dairy farmers Carol French and Carolyn Knapp (pictured) from the center of shale gas extraction in Bradford County, Pennsylvania,  where  lives, land and water have been damaged by fracking.

Other speakers include:

  • Ryke Longest, Duke Environmental Law and Policy Clinic
  • Hope Taylor, Clean Water for North Carolina
  • James Robinson, Research and Policy Associate – RAFI International
  • Omega Wilson, Exec.Director of WERA and Environmental Justice consultant
  • Elaine Chiosso, Haw Riverkeeper for Haw River Assembly

The forum is sponsored by the Waterkeeper Alliance and Clean Water for North Carolina. For more information contact Elaine Chiosso, Haw Riverkeeper  (919) 542-5790 or info@hawriver.org; Or contact Hope Taylor (919) 401-9600, hope@cwfnc.org

 

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