Greg Ball's posts related to Environment

LOHUD: GROUPS CONTINUE PUSH FOR FRACKING BAN

 

Posted by: Joseph Spector

In a gesture meant to replicate a similar fracking protest in Bulgaria last week, the group of about 400 people delivered the bread to signify what people would lose if hydraulic fracturing was allowed in the state.

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SENATOR BALL UP-CLOSE AND PERSONAL WITH CRITICALLY ENDANGERED MEXICAN WOLVES, RED WOLVES

South Salem, N.Y. – (1/30/12) – Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) was given the rare opportunity to get up-close and personal with some key ambassadors this past weekend.  South Salem’s Wolf Conservation Center offered guests a glimpse of its ambassador wolves, nine-month-old pups Alawa and Zephyr, for a sunset photo op.  Visitors were also given access to photo the WCC’s endangered Mexican and red wolves, rarely on exhibit to the public.  The WCC is one of the nation’s preeminent safe havens for these beautiful, but threatened, animals.  The ambassador pups are the first to be introduced since 2002.

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Your Voice with Senator Greg Ball: Fracking 1/18/11

January 18, 2012 - Senator Greg ball discusses hydrofracking with with guests Craig Stevens and Craig Sautner

LEGISLATIVE GAZETTE: PROTESTERS: CUOMO WILL BE ACCOUNTABLE FOR FRACKING PROBLEMS

 

By Andrew Carden
Calling on state legislators to support a ban on hydraulic fracturing, or “hydrofracking,” in New York state, a coalition of environmentalists were joined by both celebrities and concerned lawmakers during a rally in the Capitol Jan. 23.

 

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MEDIA ADVISORY: SENATOR GREG BALL GETS TEATOWN DIRECTOR DIANE BARRON “SOARING”

 

 Senator Ball Secures $20,000 for the Continued Funding

of Hudson River Eaglefest

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SENATOR BALL PRESENTS $20,000 GRANT TO EAGLEFEST ORGANIZERS

Brewster, N.Y. – (2/4/2012) – On Saturday, February 4, Senator Ball (R, C-Patterson) traveled to Croton Point Park to present a check for $20,000 toward the continued funding and support of the Hudson Valley’s annual Eaglefest.

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THE PATCH: EAGLEFEST 2012 TAKES FLIGHT

By Stu Bayer

Senator Greg Ball presents Teatown’s Diane Baron a check for $20,000 to continue to fund EagleFest at Croton Point Park.

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LOHUD: HYDROFRACKING FORUM IN MOUNT KISCO THIS WEEK

 

Posted by: Barbara Nackman

Sen. Greg Ball, R-Patterson, will host a presentation at the Mount Kisco Public Library this Thursday on hydraulic fracturing, the process of extracting natural gas from gas shale deposits.

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MEDIA ADVISORY: SENATOR BALL SPEAKS ABOUT POTENTIALLY DEVASTATING EFFECTS OF HYDROFRACKING

 

***Saturday, February 11th at 1 p.m.***

 

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SENATOR BALL PRESENTS POTENTIALLY DEVASTATING EFFECTS OF HYDROFRACKING TO MT. KISCO COMMUNITY

 

Mt. Kisco, N.Y.  – (2/9/12) – On Thursday, February 9th, Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) presented some of the potentially devastating effects of hydraulic fracturing – an effort to educate the public on some of the consequences of this practice for New York State.  Hydraulic fracturing, otherwise known as hydrofracking or fracking, is the process of extracting natural gas from gas shale deposits.

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