More resources: the Marcellus Shale gas play


Nominated for an Academy Award in the documentary category, and winner of the 2010 Sundance Special Jury Prize, "Gasland" shows what has happened in communities in the mid-west, Texas and Pennsylvania where hydraulic fracturing to extract natural gas from shale formations has been allowed.

Industry criticisms of the film are discussed at Gasland's official website.

The film will be shown at the following times and places, or you can purchase a DVD copy of the film at Gasland's official website:

March 23:  Ellicottville American Legion, 6:30 PM

March 30:  St. Bonaventure University, Dresser Aud. (Murphy Hall), 7:00 PM