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TAKE ACTION NOW! Ban Fracking in North Carolina
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, North Carolina, water, pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, animals, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 374 days ago - change.org
Fracking has been linked to groundwater contamination, air pollution, and controversy across the country. But even with these reports, NC lawmakers continue to push for bills that put our beautiful state on a mad rush to frack.
Did Fracking Cause Earthquakes in Ohio?
Environment  (tags: earthquakes, fracking, frack is whack, protection, healthconditions, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, energy, ecosystems )

Cal
- 380 days ago - ecowatch.com
The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) has ordered Texas-based energy company Hilcorp to halt all fracking operations in Mahoning County after at least four earthquakes shook the area on Monday.
Next Fracking Controversy: In the Midwest, a Storm Brews Over 'Frac Sand' (+Video)
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, frack is whack, protection, pollution, environment, healthconditions, ecosystems )

Cal
- 383 days ago - csmonitor.com
Sand is used in the fracking process, and there's plenty of it to be mined in the upper Midwest. As a sand-mining boom has emerged, residents are divided over whether it's lifting or ruining their communities.
As Fracking Booms, Growing Concerns About Waste Water
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, wastewater, pollution, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water )

Cal
- 383 days ago - alternet.org
With hydraulic fracturing for oil and gas continuing to proliferate across the U.S., scientists are raising questions about whether millions of gallons of contaminated drilling fluids could be threatening water supplies and human health.
Fracking Is the Death Spasm of a Defunct Economic Order
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, economics, politics, Society & culture )

Cal
- 386 days ago - theecologist.org
Political support for fracking is not just about energy, writes Paul Mobbs.
LA Becomes Biggest American City To Put Moratorium on Fracking -
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, fracking, frack is whack, government, green, GoodNews )

Cal
- 390 days ago - occupy.com
Fracking for oil and gas will not be happening in Los Angeles any time soon after City Council members unanimously voted to ban the practice within city limits. The vote passes the motion to the City Attorney's office where it will be rewritten as a zoni
City Council Passes LA 'Fracking' Ban
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, good news, environment, ecosytems, water, pollution, politics )

Cal
- 392 days ago - losangeles.cbslocal.com
The Los Angeles City Council moved a step closer Friday to make L.A. the biggest city in the nation to approve a moratorium on a controversial oil and gas drilling practice.
California's Fracking Opponents Introduce New Moratorium Bill
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, moratorium, CAlifornia, laws, politics, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, destruction, conservation, ecosystems )

Cal
- 399 days ago - news.yahoo.com
California lawmakers have unveiled a new bill that would halt fracking and other controversial oil extraction practices in the state until a comprehensive review of their impact is complete
Romania - a Peasants Revolt Against Fracking
Environment  (tags: fractivism, activism, fracking, frack is whack, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, protection, nature, humans, politics )

Cal
- 401 days ago - theecologist.org
Earthquakes and poisoned wells are setting off a revolt against fracking in Romania, revealing deep fault lines between the rural heartlands and the urban political elite.
Promises of Prosperity, Fracking Delivers Devastating Toxic Emissions
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, research, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, habitat, healthconditions, pollution, humans )

Cal
- 403 days ago - commondreams.org
New investigative report highlights the impact of the drilling boom on Texas residents
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don't Frack Up California!
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, California, environment, destruction, water, politics, healthconditions, ecosystems, nature, pollution )

Cal
- 403 days ago - change.org
Fracking the Monterey County Shale formation could have unspeakably devastating consequences to the fragile and breathtakingly beautiful environment of the Golden State, as well as the livelIhoods of the farmers and vineyard operators.
AUSTRALIA: Inquiry Told Fracking Wells Could Be Drilled Through Drinking Water Aquifers
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, water, safety, safety, world, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 404 days ago - abc.net.au
A WA parliamentary inquiry has been told that wells for fracking to release natural gas could be drilled through public drinking water aquifers.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Speak Out Against Dominion's Cove Point Fracked Gas Export Terminal
Environment  (tags: fracking proposal, frack is whack, protection, pollution, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 407 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Dominion has a plan to draw huge quantities of natural gas from toxic fracking fields across Appalachia, feed it through a vast, snaking network of explosion-prone pipelines and polluting compressors to a massive new facility on the shores of the Chesapea
No More Red Scares: Fighting Fair Against Keystone XL and Fossil Fuel Expansion
Environment  (tags: media, fracking, fractivism, frack is whack, environment, conservation, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, habitat, protection, energy )

Cal
- 413 days ago - occupy.com
On January 28, California environmental activist and billionaire money-manager Tom Steyer aired a national anti-Keystone XL pipeline ad before and after the State of the Union Address on MSNBC -
OP-ED: Welcome to 'Frackland': Does a River Have the Right Not to Be Polluted?
Environment  (tags: FRACKING, nature, frack is whack, water pollution, protection, humans, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, nature, politics, pollution )

Cal
- 414 days ago - theecologist.org
The impact of fracking on communities and ecosystems demands a complete rethink of the human relationship with nature, writes Shannon Biggs
 

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