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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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