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Dog’s Eye View: PA’s Marcellus Shale Advisory Cmte Environmental & Health Recs

Well, the Harrisburg Bulldogs have released the Marcellus Shale Advisory Commission’s full report, as of yesterday. Today’s blog is my $0.02 on the report’s set-up, plus I review the report’s 43 environmental recommendations. The report was commissioned by Gov. Corbulldog on how … Continue reading

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New & Not Improved: Pennshalevania

Let’s try this on for size: The Keystone State will now be known as Pennshalevania. Alternatively, you can call it Gasylvania. Whatever you do, don’t call it a commonwealth anymore. Wealth here, nowadays, simply isn’t for everyone– regardless of what … Continue reading

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the lorax (original full dr. suess video)

Update: I am SO happy to hear there is a new Lorax movie, and I hope it does the original one justice. I’m sure FOX News will bash it like they bashed the recent new Muppets movie–but, oh well, coverage … Continue reading

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West Virginia Study: Frack Fluid Kills

Mary Beth Adams recently published in the Journal of Environmental Quality an extremely interesting study on the effects of frack fluid on vegetation. The short answer? Things die. The long answer: “Two years after fluid application, 56% of the trees … Continue reading

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failures of pro-gas arguments

As only a dog can do, I’ve decided to put together a couple resources so that you humans have a quick and easy place to refer back to when you need some scientific and logical back-up while picking apart pro-gas … Continue reading

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Fracking Fast Facts

[UPDATE: For a comprehensive list of fracking FAQs, visit this site.] Thinking of learning more about fracking? Want to know what all the hype is about? If you have the opportunity to ask questions, then here are some good ones … Continue reading

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Leaked Natural Gas Industry Emails…

The New York Times published one doggone good one today. The Industry Insiders Sound an Alarm article by Ian Urbina exposes more realities behind natural gas myths. What does it mean to you? Well, Remember the dot com bubble? The bank … Continue reading

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clean natural gas & air quality: Biggest. Hoax. Evar.

Do you like to breathe? Is it a hobby that you enjoy? Other than when doing relaxation techniques (or making prank phone calls), I can’t think of a time when humans outright focus on their breathing. And us dogs? We pant … Continue reading

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bubbles in the creek?

Yesterday, my master took me to do my favorite thing: ROAD TRIP!!! Last year, we did 14,000 miles over the course of three months. Yesterday, we only did about 100, but it was still so fun. We stopped off at … Continue reading

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the natural gas industry’s mistake

Did you ever hear the expression, “Never say, ‘Never’”? It’s a great expression, and the gas companies should heed that warning if they want to succeed. “But why would you want them to succeed?,” you ask. Well, I don’t. I’m … Continue reading

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