Environmental opposition to hydraulic fracturing is starting to increase at both the Federal and local levels. One public forum was held in June 2009 in Bath, N.Y. to discuss the effects of Marcellus Shale gas drilling on local water sources.
I found videos of the forum at a blog called Essential Dissent. Here is part two of four.
The speaker is Steve Penningroth, the Executive Director of the Community Science Institute (CSI).