of Chester County, PA
Focusing on the unique environmental challenges and opportunities in Chester County, Pennsylvania.
If you have any suggestions for educational programs or outings, we'd love to hear from you. Please contact any of our board leaders - here.
|Apr - Several Land Ethic events|
|May - GMO-Free PA|
|Jun - SPG Picnic|
|Jul - open|
|Aug - open|
|Sep - Artisans Exchange|
|Oct - Fall Banquet|
|Nov - open|
|Dec - Holiday Party|
A great presentation by Annemarie Cantrel on the science, psuedo-science, lack of transparency and regulation and credible testing, conflicting test results, reluctance to label, farmers fear of going against industry sead giants and local legislation that takes some small steps to inform the public about what we are buying and eating.
Annemarie has graciously offered to share her presentation with us. Download it here.
The audience of approximately 100 represented people from the Chester County area as well as those traveling from Bucks, Berks, Lancaster, Montgomery, and Philadelphia counties. Some of the organizations giving testimony were Phila. Clean Air Council, Berks Gas Truth, Penn Future and the Pipeline Safety Coalition. The natural gas industry presented testimony from the Association of Petroleum Industries of PA and the Outreach Coordinator for the Marcellus Shale Coalition.
Read more on Protect
UPDATE - PennEnvironment is organizing a comment site to tell the DEP to ban the use of fracking waste pits. Click here.
Pipelines in Chester County
High density housing in W Bradford – Embreeville Hospital site