Press Release: June 7, 2013
The National Association of Royalty Owners PA Chapter Hosts:
FrackNation Screening Tour
This week the National Association of Royalty Owners Pennsylvania Chapter (NAROPA) announced they will be hosting a screening tour crossing Pennsylvania in support of the documentary “FrackNation. The movie will be shown at a free screenings, which are open to the public, starting in Bethlehem June 17th, Harrisburg June 18th, Williamsport June 19th, Pittsburgh and Towanda June 20th, and finishing the tour in Tunkhannock on June 24th.
“This movie is our story. The people in the Marcellus region know what a revolution the drilling has created for our economy and energy security, but sometimes we don’t realize how fragile our rights are. Just east of all this activity, the drilling has been cut-off and the people have been stripped of their property rights by the Hollywood elite. We need to share this movie to help educate the public about the facts surrounding natural gas drilling. The silent majority needs to start being a vocal advocate for reality.” says chapter vice-President, Trevor Walczak.
“When Gasland premiered four years ago, it played on people’s fears. Intellectually, it
was empty, but it effectively scared a lot of people who don’t live in the middle of this
great energy revolution. When I’d tell them the real gas country of Pennsylvania was
nothing like the one Josh Fox created, they were skeptical. Now, four years later, none of Fox’s fear-mongering has come true, and people outside the Marcellus region are curious to finally hear the truth.”
John Shoemaker, a lawyer and member of NARO-PA noted “FrackNation is a random act of journalism--a refreshing look at the real facts instead of the usual environmental radicalism.”
Josh Fox and Gasland 2 will also be making a screening tour of four Pennsylvania cities: Bethlehem, Camp Hill, Williamsport and Pittsburgh. In an effort to balance the scale, ...click here to continue reading
Bethlehem June 17th - Harrisburg June 18th
Williamsport June 19th - Pittsburgh & Towanda June 20th
Tunkhannock on June 24th
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2013 NARO PA Board of Directors.pdf
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