Want To Learn More?

Want to learn more about the threat of fracking to Virginia, the United States and Earth? Check out the video, book and Internet resources listed below -- as well as the ongoing 'Pipeline' online video series.


Check out the Pipeline Video Series produced by Lucid Media. The series documents our fight against the Mountain Valley Pipeline. Check out the trailer below and visit the link above to view individual episodes:

YouTube Video


Gaslands II Delves into the controversial subject of hydraulic fracturing - revealing how leaking wells can contaminate a communities soil, water and earth, while releasing dangerous methane into the Earth’s atmosphere. Rating 7.7

Greedy Lying Bastards - the filmaker examines how and why oil and gas companies cast doubt on climate change and stall efforts to combat it. RT: 69%


Virginia Climate Fever: How Global Warming will Transform out Cities, Shorelines, and Forests, by Stephen Nash (University of Virginia Press, 2014)

The Real Cost of Fracking (2014) by veterinarian Michelle Bamberger and Cornel University professor of molecular medicine Robert Oswald (Beacon Press, 2014). Amazon book of the month.

The Fracking Truth: America'?s Energy Revolution: the Inside, Untold Story by Chris Faulkne (Platform Press, 2014).

The Boon: How Fracking Ignited the American Energy Revolution and Changed the World by Russel Gold (Simon and Schuster, 2014).

Snake Oil: How Fracking's False Promise of Plenty Imperils Our Future by Richard Heinberg (Post Carbon Institute, 2013)

The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History by Elizabeth Kolbert (Henry, Holt & Co., 2014)

New York Times Bestseller.

Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed by Jared Diamond, author of the Pulitzer Prize winning Guns, Germs and Steel (Penguin Books, 2005).


Hydraulic Fracturing 101 - http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/safety-first-fracking-second/

Propublica.ort - http://www.propublica.org/series/fracking

Fracking hell: what it's really like to live next to a shale gas well - http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2013/dec/14/fracking-hell-live-next-shale-gas-well-texas-us

Sourcewatch.org - http://www.sourcewatch.org/index.php/Fracking

Earthwatch.org  - http://earthjustice.org/advocacy-campaigns/unfracktured

Ecowatch - http://ecowatch.com/news/energy-news/fracking-2/

Scientific American: Safety First, Fracking Second - http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/safety-first-fracking-second

“Compendium of Scientific, Medical, and Media Findings Demonstrating Risks and Harms of Fracking (Unconventional Gas and Oil Extraction) produced by Concerned Health Professionals of NY - (http://concernedhealthny.org/compendium/