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SIGN NOW! Ban Fracking in Louisiana Wetlands
Environment  (tags: wetlands, fracking, energy, frack is whack, pollution, protection, healthconditions, government, environment, destruction, ecosystems, wildlife, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 2 days ago - change.org
Wetlands provide natural buffers to both flooding and drought, and protect against coastal erosion.
TAKE ACTION NOW! ALASKA GOVERNOR: Stop Fracking the Kenai
Environment  (tags: fracking, oil industry, frack is whack, safety, healthconditions, protection, politics, pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, energy )

Cal
- 2 days ago - change.org
In June of 2016, Blue Crest Energy of Texas will start hydro fracking off the coast of Anchor Point, Alaska.The risks to the tourism industry, fishing industry and home owners in general on the Peninsula are very serious.
Westerners Bear Witness to U.S. Energy BoomâEUR(TM)s Health and Environmental Tolls
Environment  (tags: fracking, human impacts, social media., environment, destruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 9 days ago - takepart.com
A social media project puts a human face on the impacts of oil and natural g
Duke Study Finds A "Legacy of Radioactivity" Contamination From Thousands of Fracking Wastewater Spills
Environment  (tags: fracking, North Dakota, radioactivity, spills, wastewater, brine, oilfield waste, Bakken, health risk, wildlife risk, heavy metals, corrosive salts, clean up, regulation, federal exemption, peer-reviewed study, testing, accidents )

Judy
- 14 days ago - desmogblog.com
Thousands of oil and gas industry wastewater spills in North Dakota have caused "widespread" contamination from radioactive materials, heavy metals and corrosive salts, putting the health of people and wildlife at risk.
SIGN PLEASE! Tell the EPA to Protect Families From Toxic Fracking
Environment  (tags: EPA, fracking, frackis whack, safety, healthconditions, protection, politics, pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water )

Cal
- 15 days ago - sierra.force.com
We know that fracking can never be safe for our families, but until the EPA acknowledges that fact, the industry can keep polluting our communities and pretending nothing is wrong
SIGN NOW! Investigate Environmental Injustice Across the Gas Industry
Environment  (tags: fracking, targeting thepoor, healthconditions, protection, humans, environment, ecosystems, pollution, politics, government )

Cal
- 20 days ago - pennenvironment.webaction.org
Add your name to call on the Office of Environmental Justice to investigate this potentially heinous practice across the drilling industry.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the EPA to Fight Fracking Now!
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection )

Cal
- 24 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
Urge EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy to enforce our nationâEUR(TM)s environmental laws and prevent dirty energy companies from splitting apart our earth to squeeze out profits at the expense of public health.
Michael Sheen and Massive Attack Members Support Welsh Anti-Fracking Film
Environment  (tags: fracking, activism, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, healthconditions )

Cal
- 25 days ago - theguardian.com
Welsh actor narrates A River documentary highlighting risk of river pollution from shale gas drilling in Pontrhydyfen village, Richard BurtonâEUR(TM)s birthplace
Fabulous Win for Anti-Fracking Movement as Another Major Pipeline Bites the Dust
Environment  (tags: Climate, U.S., Fracking, Fossil Fuels, People's Climate, New York, Water )

Judy
- 30 days ago - commondreams.org
The project's construction would have affected 251 streams and 500 acres of valuable forest as well as extensive wetlands.
SIGN PLEASE! Slash Polluting Methane Flaring and Venting on Our Public Lands
Environment  (tags: fracking, methane flaring, energy companies, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics, pollution, protection, healthconditions )

Cal
- 72 days ago - sierra.force.com
The oil and gas industry is profiting from digging up and fracking our public lands. To add insult to injury, the industry is wasting huge amounts of climate-harming methane gas, by either venting it into our atmosphere, or burning it off
Rise of Fracking Wastewater Injections in Ohio Sparks Fears of Earthquakes, Water Contamination
Environment  (tags: Fracking )

Michael
- 74 days ago - twitter.com
Ohio has become a major wastewater dump for the fracking industry, sparking fears of groundwater contamination and concerns that injection of wastewater into wells could trigger the same earthquakes currently rattling Oklahoma.
SIGN THIS PLEASE! President Obama --Secure Your Climate Legacy: Keep Fossil Fuels Safely In The Ground
Environment  (tags: obama, fracking, oil, energy policy, legacy, environment, energy, ecosystems, protection, politics )

Cal
- 78 days ago - obamaclimatelegacy.us
We call on you to secure your climate legacy by halting all new drilling, fracking, and mining on public lands and waters, including stopping all new offshore drilling in the Arctic, Gulf of Mexico, and the Atlantic
Methane Discovered in Drinking Water Near Fracking Wells
Environment  (tags: fracking, methane leaks, water quality, contamination, pollution, healthconditions, environment, ecosystems, protection, radia-active, humans, healthconditions, energy )

Cal
- 85 days ago - takepart.com
A Stanford researcher found the highest risk of leaks was from shallow natural gas wells drilled in California, Pennsylvania, and Texas.
6 Things Bernie Sanders Would Do to Crack Down on Fracking, Even If Congress Doesn't Go Alon
Environment  (tags: fracking, environment, Bernie Sanders, politics )

Cal
- 91 days ago - grist.org
Bernie Sanders wants to halt fracking not just on public land but on private land too.
 

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