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Enhancing Health in Pennsylvania is an initiative to help residents become more resilient and better able to cope with stress related to unconventional natural gas development through the use of a county-specific resource guide which we are developing. To participate in a discussion group to critique the resource guide in Washington County, register here. To particpate in the discussion group in Beaver or Greene County, register here.

Our assessment forms are now available in Spanish!

Check out our newest technical report on Health and Unconventional Natural Gas Development: Up-to-date Findings.

We've created two new maps! The first map shows production activity in SWPA focusing primarily around Washington and Greene Counties in 2015. The second map depicts production for just Washington and Greene counties in 2015.

Our comments on the "Association Between Unconventional Natural Gas Development in the Marcellus Shale and Asthma Exacerbations" paper.



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.