From Gasland to Oil Country: Fracking in the U.S.A.
Panel of experts will discuss hydraulic fracturing, a controversial method of oil and natural gas extraction that has recently set foot in S.B. County, followed by a screening of the award-winning documentary Gasland, and a Q&A session.
When: Wednesday, March 14, 2012, 5 p.m.
Where: Bren School, UCSB, 2400 Bren Hall, UCSB Campus, CA
Age limit: Not available
The Environmental Defense Center is hosting a workshop at UCSB to further educate the community about hydraulic fracturing, a controversial method of oil and natural gas extraction that has recently set foot in Santa Barbara County. The event will feature an expert panel of speakers who will discuss local concerns regarding fracking and other key fracking issues. The panel will be followed by a free screening of the award-winning documentary, Gasland, as well as a “Q and A” session to allow attendees to further explore this complex policy issue.
This event is presented by the Environmental Defense Center, and sponsored by the Coastal Fund.
Event posted March 8, 2012
Last updated March 11, 2012