Marcellus Shale Discussion Today at Duquesne
The story of how natural gas extraction from shale deposits affected the town of DISH, Texas, will be shared by Mayor Calvin Tillman in a free, public lecture.
The event, which is sponsored by Duquesne University’s Center for Environmental Research and Education, will cover a range of topics, from the economic impact of gas drilling in DISH to demands on infrastructure, such as roads, and water supplies, and noise issues.
When: Monday, April 19, 2 p.m.
Where: Pappert Lecture Hall of the Bayer Learning Center, Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh
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