Environmental and Social Implications of Hydraulic Fracturing and Gas Drilling in the United States
Published by Duke University, January 11, 2012. Video (1:12:00).
Executive Summary: Tompkins County Community Impact Assessment HVHF
Identifies community, environmental & economic impacts prepared by Greenplan,Inc.,December, 15, 2011.
Community Impact Assessment: High Volume Hydraulic Fracturing
Prepared for the Tompkins County Council of Governments by Greenplan, Inc., December 15, 2011.
Sullivan County Public Forum
Gas drilling will inevitably have an impacts on the economy and character of local communities. A panel discussion featuring Jannette Barth, economist; Anthony J. Ventello, Exec. Dir of Progress Authority of Bradford and Susquehanna Counties; Jeffrey Jacquet, PhD candidate, Dept. of Natural Resources, Cornell U.; Craig Sautner, resident of Dimock, PA.
Recorded at Monticello High School in Sullivan County, NY August 19, 2010.
Hotel and Motel taxes in Sullivan County
The rates of such tax shall not exceed five per cent of the per diem
rental rate for each room, provided, however, such tax shall not be
applicable to a permanent resident of such hotel or motel. For the
purposes of this section the term "permanent resident" shall mean a
person occupying any room or rooms in a hotel or motel for at least
ninety consecutive days.
An Ohio Landowner's Guide to Hydraulic Fracturing
Harvard Law School Emmett Environmental Law and Policy Clinic, June 16, 2011.
Considering Shale Gas Extraction in North Carolina: Lessons from Other States
Discussion draft from Duke University Environmental Law & Policy Forum, November, 2011.
Fracking - How to Protect Your Community
This video describes effective Community Organizing Strategies to influence decision makers to ban Fracking in your area.
Food and Water Watch. (Video 11:42)