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“Fracking Community” presentation

“Fracking Community” presentation

Jessica Ernst is to present “Fracking Community” Actions and Omissions Speak Louder than Words on Saturday, 2nd March, in Leitrim Village Community Centre from 7pm-10pm, refreshments served. Award-winning scientist, Jessica Ernst, a 55-year-old Canadian with 30 years oil and gas industry experience who visited Leitrim last year, is suing the Alberta government, Alberta energy regulator, the Energy Resources Conservation Board (ERCB), and EnCana for negligence and unlawful activities related to hydraulic fracturing. The technology has become the subject of serious government investigations throughout North America due to surface and groundwater contamination.