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GOOD NEWS! Small Town Fracking Victory Makes Waves Across the Country
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, conservation, fracking, regulations, GoodNews, government, green, politics, protection, water, healthconditions )

Cal
- 3 days ago - earthjustice.org
Last month, the towns of Dryden and Middlefield, New York, represented by Earthjustice, triumphed over the fracking industry after the state's highest court ruled that the towns can use local zoning laws to ban heavy industry within their borders.
TAKE ACTION NOW! NO FRACKING IN FLORIDA!
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, Florida, pollution, protection, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, oceans, water, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, government, nature, politics )

Cal
- 5 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
Fracking could begin any day in Florida, and in some of its most precious ecosystems, including the Everglades. It could rapidly do irreparable damage to Florida's environment and economy--its tourism, citrus, coral reefs, etc.
ACTIVISM: Protecting Western Massachusetts Farms: Down With Fracking and the Kinder Morgan Pipeline
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, ecosystems, activism, environment, destruction )

Cal
- 5 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Now the issue is the extension of the Tennessee Valley Gas pipeline proposal by Kinder Morgan starting in the Berkshire/Tanglewood region on the Massachusetts-New York border.
1,000+ March in DC Demanding a Halt to Fracked Gas Exports
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, fracking, fractivism, activismm, destruction, protection, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 10 days ago - ecowatch.com
More than 1,000 people from across the Mid-Atlantic region and beyond joined a first-ever "people's march" in DC to protest the gas industry's push to export liquefied natural gas (LNG) from U.S. coastlines
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ban Fracking In Florida
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, fracking, frack is whack, activism, nature, water, protection, energy, pollution )

Cal
- 13 days ago - act.progressflorida.org
Florida's delicate ecology and vast underground aquifer system are in danger from oil and gas fracking, including a process known as acid fracking.
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 )

Cal
- 15 days 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! Cheer Town's Victory Against Fracking - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: GoodNews, government, environment, fracking, frack is whack, law, courtsecosystems, destruction )

Cal
- 15 days 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.
Anti-Fracking Clashes in Romania as Activists Break Into Chevron Site
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, fractivism, protests, Romania, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, wildlife, pollution, protection, politics, healthconditions, water )

Cal
- 15 days ago - rt.com
Hundreds of protesters have broken into a Chevron site after the US oil giant resumed its search for shale gas in northeast Romania
How a Fracking Company Tried to Buy Pennsylvania Residents' Approval For $50,000
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, erngy, ecosystems, environment, energy, destruction, water, pollution, politics, protection )

Cal
- 20 days ago - ecowatch.com
The health risks of living near a fracking site aren't lost on energy companies who participate in the practice, and neither is the pushback from nearby residents. Still, the earning potential is far too enticing for companies to cave in.
Florida County Goes To Court Over 'Acid Fracking' Near Everglades
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whakc, laws, enorcement, politics, pollution, healthconditions, ecosystems, destruction, environment, nature, protection )

Cal
- 21 days ago - npr.org
In southwest Florida, county officials are fighting the state over a new oil drilling process that's known by many different names: acidification, acidizing, acid stimulation and acid fracking.
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 )

Cal
- 22 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.
Dryden: The Town That Changed The Fracking Game
Environment  (tags: fracking, Dryden NY, healthconditions, Deborah Goldberg, Anschutz, ecosystems, environment )

Nancy
- 22 days ago - earthjustice.org
Earthjustice Managing Attorney Deborah Goldberg represented the town of Dryden (population 14,5000) on appeal, after Anschutz Exploration Corporation, owned by Forbes-ranked Phillip Anschutz (net worth: $7.5 billion), unsuccessfully sued the town.
TAKE ACTION NOW! North Carolina Governeor: Don't Start Fracking Our Lands!
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, ecosystems, environment, healthconditions, protection, pollution, politics, humans, energy, nature, habitatdestruction, water )

Cal
- 24 days ago - change.org
Fracking generates emissions and millions of gallons of hazardous wastes are dumped into open-air pits-- this can cause serious illness to those living around these areas and breathing in this polluted air.
A DANGEROUS EXPORT: Fracking Goes Global
Environment  (tags: corporate greed, oil industry, fracking, frack is whack, healthconditions, ecosystems, environment, destruction, conservation, politics, pollution, world, radia-active, nature, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, water, wildlife )

Cal
- 24 days ago - ecowatch.com
While families across the U.S. continue suffering from the effects of the country's fracking boom, the practice is expanding to other nations.
No Limits to Shale Gas Chemicals in Mexico
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, world, fracking, frackis whack, harmful cheicals used in fracking, oil industry, no controls, disaster, nature, humans, environment, destruction, ecosystems, government, politics )

Cal
- 25 days ago - ipsnews.net
The new legal framework for Mexico's oil industry has not placed controls on the use of harmful chemicals in the extraction of unconventional fossil fuels, and environmentalists and experts fear their consumption will increase in an industry that is openi
 

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