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Dangerous Levels of Radioactivity Found at a Fracking Waste Site in Pennsylvania
Environment  (tags: Fracking, frack is whack, activism, activists, destruction, ecosystems, green, conservation, water, pollution, nature, habitat, habitatdestruction, energy, pollution, wildlife )

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- 279 days ago - motherjones.com
A new study found elevated levels of chloride, bromide, and other chemicals in Marcellus Shale wastewater.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Acid Fracking in the Everglades - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: acid fracking, fracking, frack is whack, ecosystems, environment, destruction, pollution, protection, water, habitat, habitatdestruction, green, government, politics, energy )

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- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Citizens and county officials are fighting the use of acid fracking near the Florida Everglades. While acid fracking has been used before in the state, it has never been used this close to the national park
TAKE ACTION NOW! Denounce Official's Support for Fracking in UK National Parks
Environment  (tags: world, environment, destruction, fracking, frack is whack, ecosystems, pollution, protection, politics )

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- 8 days ago - forcechange.com
Denounce Chris Smith for supporting fracking in the UK's national parks.Environmental groups such as Greenpeace worry that the government could auction off national parks to energy companies.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Condemn UK Prime Minister for Encouraging Fracking - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, UK, pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, protection, animals, water )

Cal
- 173 days ago - forcechange.com
David Cameron, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, has recently stymied efforts by the European Union to impose new limitations and safety measures upon hydraulic fracturing.
Thousands Worldwide Urge Leaders to Ban Fracking
Environment  (tags: Fracking, frack is whack, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, animals, nature, humans, government, world )

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- 260 days ago - ecowatch.com
On Saturday, Oct. 19, thousands of people joined together in an international day of action, with more than 250 events on six continents, calling for a ban on fracking.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Cheer Town's Victory Against Fracking - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: GoodNews, government, environment, fracking, frack is whack, law, courtsecosystems, destruction )

Cal
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
A small town in upstate New York has taken proactive measures to prohibit the dangerous process of hydraulic fracking, and recently, the state's Supreme Court upheld their efforts to ban the practice.
GOOD NEWS! Fracking Cancelled Near Newfoundland UNESCO World Heritage Site
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, GoodNews, protection, nature, environment, ecosystems, world )

Cal
- 205 days ago - desmog.ca
There will be no fracking near Gros Morne National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Newfoundland.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Texas, Don't Let Big Gas Gobble Small Towns!
Environment  (tags: Fracking, frack is whack, activism, activists, destruction, ecosystems, green, conservation, water, pollution, nature, habitat, habitatdestruction, energy, pollution, wildlife, water )

Cal
- 317 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Clearly Texan politicians have put the interests of big oil and gas above every other industry and even over the very lives of Texas residents. Tell the Texas Legislature to stop letting gas and oil suck Texas communities dry
TAKE ACTION NOW! Commend France for Upholding Nationwide Ban on Fracking - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: Fracking, news, good news, frack is whack, environment, polution, health, safety, ecosystems, haitat desruction, animals, Animals' Welfare )

Cal
- 261 days ago - forcechange.com
l. The ban was passed because there was concern that fracking for shale gas could lead to a leak of methane gas, which is a more potent green house than carbon. fracking could also lead to the pollution of fresh water supplies and mini earthquakes
Another Pennsylvania Wastewater Treatment Plant Accused of Illegally Disposing Radioactive Fracking Waste
Environment  (tags: Fracking, frack is whack, activism, activists, destruction, ecosystems, green, conservation, water, pollution, nature, habitat, habitatdestruction, energy, pollution, wildlife, pollution )

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- 356 days ago - desmogblog.com
A Pennsylvania industrial wastewater treatment plant has been illegally accepting oil and gas wastewater and polluting the Allegheny river with radioactive waste and other pollutants, according to an environmental group ...
PROTECT UTAH'S BOOK CLIFFS WILDERNESS FROM DIRTY OIL SHALE DEVELOPMENT!
Environment  (tags: oil shale, fracking, Frack is Whack, activism, protection, environment, ecosystems, water )

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- 289 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
The State of Utah is considering a proposal for risky oil shale development near the spectacular Book Cliffs wilderness. The project has the potential to pollute air and groundwater and destroy critical wildlife habitat in the Book Cliffs area.
High Levels of Arsenic Found in Groundwater Near Texas Fracking Sites
Environment  (tags: Fracking, frack is whack, activism, activists, destruction, ecosystems, green, conservation, water, pollution, nature, habitat, habitatdestruction, energy, pollution, wildlife )

Cal
- 334 days ago - ecowatch.com
A recently published study by researchers at the University of Texas at Arlington found elevated levels of arsenic and other heavy metals in groundwater near natural gas fracking sites in Texas' Barnett Shale.
GOOD NEWS! France Upholds Nationwide Ban on Fracking
Environment  (tags: Fracking, frack is whack, activism, activists, destruction, ecosystems, green, conservation, water, pollution, nature, habitat, habitatdestruction, energy, pollution, wildlife )

Cal
- 269 days ago - news.mongabay.com
France's landmark ban on fracking has survived constitutional challenges lobbed by U.S.-company, Schuepbach Energy. On Friday, the nation's Constitutional Council decided that the ban did not violate France's constitution.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Drinking Water From Dangerous Contamination - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: EPA, CORPORATE ABUSE, Corporate abuse of the environment, FRACKING, frack is whack, pollution, environment, habitatdestruction, water, habitat, government, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, protection, energy )

Cal
- 180 days ago - forcechange.com
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) habitually neglects to fine and punish companies that pollute groundwater through fracking operations.
Fracking for An Energy Renaissance That Will Not Come
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, energy, fracking, frack is whack, energy prices, nature, healthconditions )

Cal
- 178 days ago - csmonitor.com
The hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling used to extract oil from shale deposits is supposed to glut the world with oil and drive down the price. The record so far is not compelling,
 

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