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Title: Consequences of Fracking in California
START DATE: Thursday September 06
TIME: 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Location Details:
351 California St., Suite 600 (between Sansome and Battery)
San Francisco, CA 94104
Five-minute walk from Montgomery Street BART
Event Type: Panel Discussion
Hydraulic fracturing -- or "fracking" -- is a hazardous oil and gas drilling technique that is a danger to California's water, air, people and wildlife. Fracking is expanding in our state -- and California regulators don't even track where it's being done, though it poses major risks.

Join Center for Biological Diversity staff as they discuss recent revelations about fracking in California: the push to frack the Monterey shale, threats to human health and wildlife, the industry's refusal to disclose information to the public and what we're doing to stop this fracking boom.

Thursday, Sept. 6, refreshments at 5:30 p.m.; talk at 6 p.m.



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