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Monday, May 11, 2015

Because the wind blows, usually west/southwest to east...from them to us, and then from us onward....

From the news, studies confirming the air pollution of fracking, a talk, and new data from the DEP:

Air pollution from hydraulic fracturing operations can likely travel hundreds of miles, even into states with little or no fracking
readersupportednews.org/news-section2/312-16/30023-fracking-wells-could-pollute-the-air-hundreds-of-miles-away

"The Air We Breathe'' Heinz Awards on Wednesday, free: The Impact of Pittsburgh's Air on Children, with the director of the Columbia University Center for Children’s Environmental Health and a CMU Professor of Robotics
 http://www.womenforahealthyenvironment.org/events/view/141

New data published by the PA DEP: Emissions from the expanding natural gas drilling industry increased in four of six air pollution categories in 2013
http://www.post-gazette.com/powersource/policy-powersource/2015/04/20/Pennsylvania-DEP-says-emissions-increased-from-expanding-natural-gas-industry/stories/201504200129