How close is too close? A new report on setback distances from unconventional oil and gas development (UOGD). In addition to the report, the flow charts and supporting documents are available too. 


Register online for the Health and Shale Gas Development: State of the Science Conference.

This is a conference for healthcare providers and community members that will discuss unconventional gas development and related health effects. Join us to understand the interdisciplinary and multi-agency/sector roles in environmental health, and how they are critical in protecting public health.  



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.