Dimos our hope for UT Arlington statistical health study pre/post drilling

UPDATE Feb 2015…… University of Texas at Arlington officials hired Lynne T. Waters  as vice president of university communications.Her duties start on Feb. 27, 2015 to do global marketing and communications, internal communications, brand positioning, media relations & community relations for UT-Arlington amid the 22 on-campus gas wells.

Waters earned a bachelor’s degree from Baylor University.

end update

Read the title of this blog out loud  to LOL cause… that study ain’t fracking happening at UTArlington ‘GASLAND CENTRAL’ you can bet that!
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From: kim feil <kimfeil@sbcglobal.net>
To: “msattler@uta.edu” <msattler@uta.edu>; “ddimos@uta.edu” <ddimos@uta.edu>; “connolly@uta.edu” <connolly@uta.edu>; “nursing@uta.edu” <nursing@uta.edu>
Sent: Thursday, January 8, 2015 11:41 AM
Subject: welcome Dimos, now please research Barnett Shale health changes since drilling started
Heres hoping Duane Dimos (new UTA research lead) will help facilitate student RESEARCH studies of Barnett Shale urban drilling health statistics of young-aged heart attacks, leukemias, myelomas, neuro/glio blastomas, asthma, COPD, & “young deaths from ‘natural’ causes”.
We need to view these stats as a percentage of population and compare pre-drilling to post-drilling numbers so we know how bad the uptick really may be.
You would want to parse out the nationwide uptick in lung ailments in general in ozone non-attainment areas but add back any changes in drilling areas.
Melanie Sattler has done some gas well padsite dispersion modeling in the past for the Ft Worth area and may be able to give guidance on the “fall out” zone for the zip codes to query if you limit the study to just Arlington.
I suggest zip codes where existing stationary sources of pollution are where gas wells have been added like at the Exelon (Hadley) Power Plant near Lake Arlington, General Motors, Arlington airport, by the dump/Viridian, and by the water treatment plants. That way we could kill two birds with one stone to find out how synergistic pollution may be when we mix gas well and compressor station emissions with existing pollution sources.  Multiple, cumulative pollution is unknown and therefore unregulated so UTArlington could be credited with chasing down this important data.
Near Lake Arlington is Martin Highschool, and there seems to be a high noise area where people feel there is a cancer cluster.
PS Did you know we have 22 on campus gas wells?
Kim Feil UTArlington Business Cum Laude Alumni, class 1995

TEX LG. CODE ANN. A§ 253.005 : Texas Statutes – Section 253.005: LEASE OF OIL, GAS, OR MINERAL LAND
“(c) A well may not be drilled in the thickly settled part of the municipality..”

Texas Administrative Code, Title 30, Part 1, Chapter 101, Subchapter A,
Rule 101.4, Environmental Quality, Nuisance

No person shall discharge from any source whatsoever one or more
air contaminants or combinations thereof, in such concentration and
of such duration as are or may tend to be injurious to or to adversely
affect human health or welfare, animal life, vegetation, or property, or
as to interfere with the normal use and enjoyment of animal life, vegetation,
or property.

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Posted: 08 Jan 2015 06:18 AM PST
The University of Texas at Arlington is pleased to announce the appointment of Duane B. Dimos of Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, N.M., as vice president for research. During his 25 years…

About Kim Triolo Feil

Since TX Statute 253.005 forbids drilling in heavily settled municipalities, I unsuccessfully ran for City Council Seat to try to enforce this. Since Urban Drilling, our drinking water has almost tripled for TTHM's. Before moving to Arlington in 1990, I lived in Norco’s “cancer alley”, a refinery town. It was only after Urban Drilling in Arlington did I start having health effects. After our drill site was established closest to my home, the chronic nosebleeds started. I know there are more canaries here in Arlington having reactions to our industrialized airshed (we have 55-60 padsites of gas wells). Come forward and report to me those having health issues especially if you live to the north/northwest of a drill site so I can map your health effects on this blog. My youtube account is KimFeilGood. FAIR USE NOTICE: THIS SITE MAY CONTAIN COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL THE USE OF WHICH HAS NOT ALWAYS BEEN SPECIFICALLY AUTHORIZED BY THE COPYRIGHT OWNER. MATERIAL FROM DIVERSE AND SOMETIMES TEMPORARY SOURCES IS BEING MADE AVAILABLE IN A PERMANENT UNIFIED MANNER, AS PART OF AN EFFORT TO ADVANCE UNDERSTANDING OF THE SOCIAL JUSTICE ISSUES ASSOCIATED WITH EMINENT DOMAIN AND THE PRIVATIZATION OF PUBLIC INFRASTRUCTURE (AMONG OTHER THINGS). IT IS BELIEVED THAT THIS IS A 'FAIR USE' OF THE INFORMATION AS ALLOWED UNDER SECTION 107 OF THE US COPYRIGHT LAW. IN ACCORDANCE WITH TITLE 17 USC SECTION 107, THE SITE IS MAINTAINED WITHOUT PROFIT FOR THOSE WHO ACCESS IT FOR RESEARCH AND EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES. FOR MORE INFORMATION, SEE: HTTP://WWW.LAW.CORNELL.EDU/ TO USE MATERIAL REPRODUCED ON THIS SITE FOR PURPOSES THAT GO BEYOND 'FAIR USE', PERMISSION IS REQUIRED FROM THE COPYRIGHT OWNER INDICATED WITH A NAME AND INTERNET LINK AT THE END OF EACH ITEM. (NOTE: THE TEXT OF THIS NOTICE WAS ALSO LIFTED FROM CORRIDORNEWS.BLOGSPOT.COM)
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2 Responses to Dimos our hope for UT Arlington statistical health study pre/post drilling

  1. Rebecca Williams says:

    Wow, awesome! Let me know if they do this or if I can help.

    Sent from my iPad

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