Gas and Our Water:
Legal tools for watershed advocates dealing with
drilling in the Marcellus Shale
Saturday, April 16
King’s College, Wilkes-Barre
This workshop will give grassroots conservation and watershed groups, concerned citizens and volunteers the legal tools necessary to protect our water and ensure Marcellus Shale gas drilling is done responsibly. Hear from leading environmental attorneys on land use and zoning, permits, wastewater issues, and enforcement of our clean water laws and regulations. Find out how to participate in the permitting process and to get decision-makers to listen to you.
Specific topics include:
* Wastewater and stormwater permits and permit appeals;
* Clean water enforcement; and
* Land use and zoning – Planning a boom
Space is limited – Register today
3 CLE credits available
Breakfast and materials included
The cost of the workshop is FREE to PennFuture members and students with ID; $10 for non-members. Free parking.
Space is limited and registration is required; register online today or by calling 717-214-7920.
A draft agenda will be available soon.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2011
Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
King’s College -Burke Auditorium
133 North River Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711
If you’d like to attend this event you can purchase tickets online by clicking here:
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