Free Lecture: Drilling Marcellus Shale and its Impact on the Geology and the People

Joseph HendersonWednesday, January 11
6 to 7:30 p.m.
Strasenburgh Planetarium at the Rochester Museum and Science Center

Moderated by Warner School doctoral student Joseph Henderson

Learn about the geology and environmental impacts of the drilling of natural gas in Marcellus Shale over time from Professor Bruce Selleck of Colgate University. Then, join author Seamus McGraw for a reading from his new book, The End of Country, about the battle for control that has ensued and how the residents of rural Susquehanna, Pennsylvania have struggled with the choices it poses for their community.

Presented by the Colgate Club of Rochester. This lecture is free and open to the public; limited seating. Call (585) 697-1942 for reservations.

For more information, visit: http://www.rmsc.org/Experiences/FamilyPrograms/ScienceOnTheEdge/




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