Protect Our Water Supply – Redux! TAKE ACTION

Send a Letter to Ask the DEC to Protect Our Water Under the pressure of public protest, the state Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) recently released a new environmental impact study regarding gas drilling in the area of NYC’s watersheds and has extended the public comment period on this issue until December 31, 2009! Natural […]

The Answer: Don’t Drill

Over fifty people showed up to the MYD Environmental Committee’s panel, “To Drill Or Not To Drill?”, which took place at Columbia Law School on Wednesday night. You can read the documents presented by the panelists below, and also check out the radio coverage on WBAI Evening News (starts at 17:55). Congrats to Lin Gordon […]

DRILL, BABE, DRILL

Remember this from a few weeks ago? Now you have the chance to find out if New Yorkers will also be able to do this with your tap water in the near future. Here’s why you should care: Large-scale gas drilling in the Catskill area could result in the irreversible pollution of our water supply […]