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TAKE ACTION NOW! Expose the Truth About Dangerous Fracking Emissions - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, fracking, frack is whack, energy, pollution )

Cal
- 11 hours ago - forcechange.com
Call on federal regulators to more accurately assess and address the amount of greenhouse gas emissions created by fracking drilling operations
Fracking's Radwaste - Supervision Remains Inadequate
Environment  (tags: fracking, radia-active, fracking waste, frack is whack, ecosystems, environment, animals, pollution, protection, healthconditions, government, energy, humans )

Cal
- 1 day ago - theecologist.org
After over a decade of fracking, oversight of the industry's radioactive waste is still lacking, reports Sharon Kelly. Over half of the 280 billion gallons a year of radioactive waste water from fracking ends up in rivers and streams.
Wisconsin Residents Blame Fracking for a Boom in Sand Mining Facilities
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, fracking, frack is whack, destruction, conservation, politics, energy )

Cal
- 4 days ago - cbsnews.com
In Wisconsin, residents are having an emotional debate over the fuel-drilling technique known as "fracking," in which a sand mixture is blasted underground to extract oil and gas from rock
Fracking, Seismic Activity Grow Hand in Hand in Mexico
Environment  (tags: fracking, increased seismic acitbity, earthquakes, Mexico, frack is whack, water, ecosystems, environment, conservation, destruction, protection )

Cal
- 18 days ago - ipsnews.net
Scientists warn that large-scale fracking for shale gas planned by Mexico's oil company Pemex will cause a surge in seismic activity in northern Mexico, an area already prone to quakes.
TAKE ACTION NOW! URGENT: Stop Congress From Rubber Stamping Fracked Gas Exports!
Environment  (tags: LNG, fracking, political pressure, frack is whack, politics, environment, destruction, ecosystems, humans, habitat, green, government )

Cal
- 19 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
The oil and gas industry is using the crisis in Ukraine as an excuse to pressure Congress to rubber stamp approval of liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ban Fracking in North Carolina
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is wh akc, laws, anti-fracking, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics, habitatdestruction, habitat, water )

Cal
- 31 days ago - ipetitions.com
The process of extraction of natural gas has been shown to cause harm to residents, natural resources and communities where the process has occurred across the US and worldwide. We call on the NC General Assembly, the Governor and the Environmental Manage
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
- 35 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
- 41 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.
Don't Let the Crisis in Ukraine Be An Excuse for More Fracking! - SIGN PLEASE !
Environment  (tags: Fracking, energy exports, dirty oil and gas, export ban lift, Ukraine, Obama administration, environment, destruction )

Angelika
- 42 days ago - secure3.convio.net
It's Shameful to Use the Crisis in Ukraine as an Excuse to Increase Fracked Gas Exports! Are Oil and Gas Industry Profits Driving Our Foreign Policy? Tell President Obama, Secretary of State Kerry and your members of Congress to reject dirty gas exports?
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
- 43 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
- 44 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
- 47 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
- 50 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
- 53 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.
 

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