Activist Resources

(This section is currently under active re-construction following our website crash. Please check back often.)

HOW-TO GUIDES

» How to File As An Intervenor at FERC
Presentation of MassPLAN, StopNED and No Fracked Gas in Mass

INFO GUIDES

» Oil and Gas at Your Door? A Landowner’s Guide to Oil and Gas Development
from Earthworks Action – 2005 Edition

 

REGULATORY AGENCIES

» FERC – Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

» PHMSA RegulationsPipelines and Hazardous Materials Administration

» DOT – Department of Transportation
DOT NPMS
The National Pipeline Mapping System contains information about hazardous liquid and gas transmission pipelines under the jurisdiction of US DOT

 

ON-THE-GROUND RESOURCE ORGANIZATIONS

» FracTracker AllianceInformation on oil & gas drilling, sorted by topic and region (including bans and moratoria!)
—  FracTracker Oil & Gas Drilling 101

» EarthWorks Action – Specializing in optical gas imaging and aiding frontline communities
Community Empowerment Project

RESEARCH ORGANIZATIONS

» Environmental Health Project Research and Fact Sheets

 

LEGAL ORGANIZATIONS

» National Lawyers’ Guild
“Operation Backfire”, A Survival Guide for Environmental and Animal Rights Activists
“A Tilted Guide to Being a Defendant”

» ACLU – American Civil Liberties Union
“Know Your Rights: What to do if your rights are violated at a demonstration or protest”