Press Release: Colorado fracking experts to speak in Bloomfield Hills
January 15, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Committee to Ban Fracking in Michigan to hold fundraiser event featuring Colorado activists Wes Wilson and Phil Doe
(Bloomfield Hills, Mich.)--The Committee to Ban Fracking in Michigan is hosting a fundraiser event, "Building the Ban Fracking Movement by Ballot Initiative: Protecting Michigan and Colorado Water," on Friday, January 31, 2014, 7:00-9:00 p.m. in Bloomfield Hills, featuring guest speakers Wes Wilson and Phil Doe, ban fracking activists from Colorado.
Both speakers are in the forefront of the ban fracking movement in Colorado. Wes Wilson, an environmental engineer for 35 years for the EPA, holds a B.S. in Geological Engineering and an M.S. in Water Resources. Wes was the whistle blower featured in movies “Gasland” and “Split Estate.” Phil Doe, former Bureau Chief and Environmental Compliance Officer for the Bureau of Reclamation in the Department of Interior, was also a featured whistle blower on 60 Minutes. They will talk about the serious harms Colorado communities are facing with the frack industry, and what people are doing to fight back using direct democracy.
The event takes place at Birmingham Unitarian Church, 38651 Woodward Avenue, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304.
This program is not sponsored by and may not reflect the views of Birmingham Unitarian Church.
To reserve a seat, or for questions, please call 231-944-8750.
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