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Gasland : Can you light your water on fire?

Fox, Josh, 1972- (Producer, Director, Screenwriter). Gandour, Molly. (Producer). Adlesic, Trish. (Producer). Sanchez, Matthew. (Film editor).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 107 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : New Video : 2010.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Josh Fox.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator, Josh Fox; interviewees Al Appleton, Alfredo J. Armendariz, Al Baker, Amee and Jesse Ellsworth, Andy Cheshier, Barry Pelts, Calvin Tillman, Barbara Arindell, Charles Morgan, Deb Thomas, Debbie Maye, Dee Hoffmeister, Diana Degette, Delaware River Basin Commission, Carol Collier, Charles Morgan, Don Young, Duke Cox, Elizabeth Burns, Elizabeth Chandler, Emily Weidenhof, Frank Smith, Gary Hogan, Geoffrey Thyne, Gerard Manos, Gillian Caldwell, Jack White, James Gennaro, Jason Rinker, James Weaver, Jeff Locker, Jeremy Nichols, Jerry Johnson, Jerry Horton, Joe Henderson, John Amos, John and Cathy Fenton, Johnny Micou, John Pendergrass, Josh Joswick, Joyce Wizer, Julie Sautner, Kim Weber, Lester Brown, Linda Baker, Lisa Bracken, Louis Meeks, Marsha Mendenhall, Mary White, Maurice Hinchey, Maule Newman, Meryl Bradshaw, Mike Eisenfeld, Mike Ferguson, Mike Markham, Nicholas Nersesian, Norma Fiorentino, Osmin Gonzalez, Pat Farnelli, Patrick Dillan, Pat Carullo, Paula Roberts, Pete Morton, Randal Wirth, Renee McClure, Richard Plunz, Richard Gonzalez, Rick Roles, Ronald Carter, Ronald Bobbit, Rolf Beck, Roxana Witter, Scott Stringer, Sharon Wilson, Sharon Johnson, Shirley McNall, Steve Cummings, Tara Meixsell, Theo Colborn, Tim Giblin, Tim Johnson, Upper Delaware Preservation Council, Victoria Switzer, Wally White, Weston Wilson, Wilma Subra, and anonymous in Arkansas, Texas, and Pennsylvania.
Summary, etc.:
In this 2011 Oscar?-nominated documentary, director Josh Fox journeys across America to examine the negative effects of natural-gas drilling, from poisoned water sources to unhealthy animals and people to kitchen sinks that burst into flames.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Hydraulic fracturing > Environmental aspects > United States.
Gas industry > Corrupt practices > United States.
Natural gas reserves > Marcellus Shale.
Oil and gas leases > United States.
Gas > Law and legislation > United States.
Natural gas > Prospecting > United States.
Natural gas > Prospecting > Marcellus Shale.
Natural gas > Prospecting > Environmental aspects > United States.
Natural gas > Prospecting > Health aspects > United States.
Natural gas > Prospecting > Accidents > United States.
Natural gas > Law and legislation > United States.
Groundwater > Health aspects > United States.
Groundwater > Law and legislation > United States.
Groundwater > Pollution > United States.
Groundwater > Quality > United States.
Groundwater > United States.
Water-supply > New York (State) > New York.

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