JOSH FOX and BILL McKIBBEN’s Special Appeal to VP Biden: SAVE THE DELAWARE!

JOSH FOX and BILL McKIBBEN’s Special Appeal to VP Biden: Save the Delaware! WATCH THIS VIDEO JOSH FOX AND BILL McKIBBEN HAVE CREATED FOR JOE BIDEN AND THEN PLEASE TAKE THE STEP BY STEP ACTION BELOW: EASY ACTION STEPS: 1) Send a FAX to the key targets listed below by clicking HERE. 2) Open a new email, copy the letter below, and paste the letter into the email.  Next, copy the emails listed below for Joe Biden below and insert those addresses into the address bar in the email.  Sign it and send it. VP JOE BIDEN: Email here: Public@ovp.eop.gov vice.president@whitehouse.gov Or…

DRBC Meeting Update

Nov 21.Trenton update!   Hey folks- We are all gearing up for November 21st.  Yesterday we had a great screening of GASLAND in Delaware and folks are calling the Army Corps of Engineers @ 703-697-4672 and the Governor of Delaware frequently to oppose fracking the Delaware, Jack Markell (302) 577-3210. Momentum is building.  Today, Josh Fox has a meeting at the Council on Environmental Quality at the White House to plead our case and two meetings with the New York Times.  Mark Ruffalo has released a great new video in support and enthusiasm is building. We can save the Delaware on November…

MESSAGE FROM JOSH FOX: WE WON ON THE KEYSTONE XL! NOW LET’S SAVE THE DELAWARE AND STOP FRACKING IN ITS TRACKS ON NOVEMBER 21st

Message from Josh Fox: Dear Fracktivists- So many of us were working incredibly hard to stop the Keystone XL pipeline and we won this round.  I got arrested in front of the White House.   Almost all of my friends got arrested in front of the White House.  My mom got arrested in front of the White House.  And we stopped the pipeline for now.  We did it.  We owe a huge thanks to Bill McKibben and TarSandsAction and all of their brilliant organizers. Now we can do the same to stop fracking in the Delaware River basin. We’re not just going…

JOSH FOX’S STATEMENT TO THE DRBC AND PRESIDENT OBAMA

“It is unthinkable, reprehensible and indefensible for the Delaware River Basin Commission to issue regulations that would allow for large scale fracking in the Delaware River Basin. It is an act that betrays the DRBC’s mission to protect the Delaware River, the source of drinking water for 15 million people, and borders on the criminally negligent.  This is truly a “watershed” moment for President Obama as it is becoming clearer that the administration will have the deciding vote on the issue. What is striking is that President Obama has done nothing to prevent these regulations from being issued in the first place.…

SIGN UP!  ATTEND THE MEETING IN ON NOVEMBER 21ST IN TRENTON AND CONSIDER ATTENDING THE PEACEFUL NON VIOLENT ACTION TRAINING THE NIGHT BEFORE HERE. Josh Fox and Matt Sanchez have created this video because the Delaware River Basin is in severe danger. The Delaware River Basin Commission will vote onNovember 21st on regulations that would permit over 20,000 gas wells in the river basin. Now is the time to act! Protect the Delaware River Watershed from pollution created by toxic gas drilling. The Delaware River Basin, an intergovernmental body, is about to move forward with regulations to permit fracking.  This is a…

DRBC MEETING HAS CHANGED

For Immediate Release October 7, 2011 Vote on Gas Drilling and Fracking Postponed by Delaware River Basin Commission to November 21, 2011 The Public Voice Is Being Heard West Trenton, NJ – The Delaware River Basin Commission (DRBC) announced today that it is postponing the public meeting scheduled for October 21 where a decision on natural gas drilling and fracking in the Delaware River Watershed is anticipated. The DRBC stated in a press announcement (http://www.state.nj.us/drbc/newsrel_naturalgas100711.htm) that natural gas development regulations will now be considered by the agency at a public meeting set for 10:00 am to  12:00 pm, November 21 at the…

SAVE THE DELAWARE!

PLEASE TAKE NOTE:  THE  DRBC HAS POSTPONED ITS MEETING UNTIL NOVEMBER 21ST. Josh Fox and Matt Sanchez have created this video because the Delaware River Basin is in severe danger. The Delaware River Basin Commission will vote on October 21st on regulations that would permit over 20,000 gas wells in the river basin. Now is the time to act! Protect the Delaware River Watershed from pollution created by toxic gas drilling. The Delaware River Basin, an intergovernmental body, is about to move forward with regulations to permit fracking.  This is a public health hazard and we cannot let this occur! Three things…