There is a lot of interest in Shale Gas, and the potential for extraction and utilization of this resource here in North Carolina. Because there is so much interest, the CCP has created a page where we can provide information about upcoming events, as well as general educational information. If you have a question about any of this, or would like to add your own information to this page, please contact Sarah McRae at

Useful Websites
NCDENR Shale Gas website
The Facts Behind the Frack

Clean Water for NC Frack Updates

To get on DENR's Shale Gas listserve, email Trina Ozer:

Upcoming Events
Sept 20th, 6pm, Central Carolina Community College, Pittsboro - Elaine Chiosso will present an update on fracking with a screening of "Message from the Marcellus"