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Are there community and psychological effects from oil and gas development? Learn more about it now.

Watch the Shale Oil & Gas Health Registry & Resource Network webinar now!

EHP, in partnership with the Genetic Alliance, has just introduced the first national system to track health impacts from shale gas and oil development. To learn more about the registry, check out FracTracker's article: The Shale Gas & Oil Health Registry: A Collective Step to Track the Impacts of Fracking. This article outlines why a health registry is important and how you can make a difference. Join now!

We are pleased to announce that our Environmental Health Medical Toolkit is now approved for CME/CEU.

This spring, EHP will be presenting information and interventions that address environmental health needs related to unconventional oil and gas development. Check out our events page for more information on times/locations and to RSVP.

Our assessment forms are now available in Spanish!

We've created two new maps! The first map shows production activity in SWPA focusing primarily around Washington and Greene Counties in 2015. The second map depicts production for just Washington and Greene counties in 2015.

Our comments on the "Association Between Unconventional Natural Gas Development in the Marcellus Shale and Asthma Exacerbations" paper.



The Environmental Health Project (EHP) is a nonprofit public health organization that assists and supports residents of Southwestern Pennsylvania and beyond who believe their health has been, or could be, impacted by unconventional oil and gas development (UOGD, commonly known as “fracking”). Our team of medical professionals, community service professionals, and public health scientists is here to help!

Click on one of the icons below to learn about how UOGD (“fracking”) can affect your health and environment, and find out what you can do to protect yourself.