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Tell Congress To Ban Fracking Now - Petition
Environment  (tags: Fracking, contamination of drinking water, explosions, cattle, earthquakes, ban, petition )

Dandelion
- 108 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Toxic results of using hydraulic fracturing to extract natural gas have led to the contamination of drinking water, cattle quarantined, dangerous explosions in states across the country. In order to protect water resources, we need national fracking ban.
Fracking-Caused Quakes in Oklahoma?
Environment  (tags: waste wwater disposal, earthquakes, Oklahoma, frackiswhack, water, protection, environment, ecosystems, destruction, conservation )

Cal
- 185 days ago - msnbc.com
Geologists are increasingly looking at waste water disposal wells as the cause of earthquakes linked to oil drilling.
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
- 258 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.
Did Fracking Cause Earthquakes in Ohio?
Environment  (tags: earthquakes, fracking, frack is whack, protection, healthconditions, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, energy, ecosystems )

Cal
- 281 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.
Fracking and Energy Exploration Connected to Earthquakes, Say Studies
Environment  (tags: earthquakes, danger, water, environment, destruction, government, pollution, healthconditions )

Judith
- 427 days ago - nbcnews.com
The rivers of water pumped into and out of the ground during the production of natural gas, oil and geothermal energy are causing the Earth to shake more frequently in areas where these industrial activities are soaring according to a series of studies
Study Raises New Concern About Earthquakes and Fracking Fluids
Environment  (tags: Fracking, frack is whack, activism, activists, destruction, ecosystems, green, conservation, water, pollution, nature, habitat, habitatdestruction, energy, pollution, wildlife, earthquakes, healthconditions )

Cal
- 526 days ago - uk.reuters.com
Powerful earthquakes thousands of miles (km) away can trigger swarms of minor quakes near wastewater-injection wells like those used in oil and gas recovery, scientists reported on Thursday, sometimes followed months later by quakes big enough to destroy
Underground Sensation Earthquakes Related to Fracking
Environment  (tags: Fracking, earthquakes, Rachel Maddow, waste water injection wells, toxic lubricants, Texas, Texas Railroad Commission, science )

Dandelion
- 862 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
So now its not just our water supplies being permanently contaminated forever that we need to worry about, it is our homes being destroyed by earthquakes. Toxic lubricants from new wells free up and lubricate fault lines so they will slip.
San Diego Marks 150th Anniversary of Biggest Quake
Environment  (tags: earthquakes, humans )

M Away
- 935 days ago - utsandiego.com
Most earthquakes that shake San Diego originate far beyond the City...But, on May 27, 1862 a 5.9-6.0 Quake that appears to to have started on or near North Island let loose. Not alive to see this one, but did see one that cause the pavement to ripple!
Regulators Say Fracking Wastewater Well Caused 12 Earthquakes in Ohio
Environment  (tags: animals, CO2emissions, destruction, earthquakes, ecosystems, environment, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, pollution, water )

Kit
- 1011 days ago - truth-out.org
Ohio regulators confirmed late last week what many observers already suspected: a fracking wastewater disposal well caused 12 earthquakes near Youngstown last year as the state threw open its doors to the controversial oil- and gas-drilling technique.
Earth's Axial Tilt Has Shifted South Increasing Global Disasters
Environment  (tags: climate-change, global-warming, earthquakes, tsunamis, volcanoes, disaster, world, research, interesting, science, tech, space, astronomy, earth, climate, humans, government, nasa, noaa, concept, environment, destruction )

PinkMindy
- 1073 days ago - divulgence.net
Everyone can see the not-so-subtle changes occurring all around our planet and the world governments would like it very much if you could continue to ignore these events, therefore hoping you go about your daily business just as if nothing were going on!
Ohio Fracking Wells Closed After Earthquakes
Environment  (tags: climate-change, CO2emissions, destruction, earthquakes, ecosystems, environment, Fracking, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, pollution, protection )

Kit
- 1081 days ago - commondreams.org
CNN reports: State leaders have ordered that four fluid-injection wells in eastern Ohio will be "indefinitely" prohibited from opening in the aftermath of heightened seismic activity in the area, an official said.
Swarm of Small Quakes Hits Hood
Environment  (tags: mt hood, earthquakes, nature )

Lone
- 1678 days ago - kgw.com
Days before the 30th anniversary of the famous Mount St. Helens eruption, Mount Hood ha a swarm of earthquakes.
Global Warming, Melting Ice Caps Could Help Trigger More Volcanic Eruptions
Environment  (tags: Global Climate, Volcano Ashes, Environment, Earthquakes )

Alisa
- 1703 days ago - treehugger.com
Continuing the all volcanos all the time theme we've got going at the moment... Though it's unlikely the eruption of Iceland's Eyjafjallajokull volcano will have any impact on global climate, and it's equally unlikely that
More Than 1,200 Tiny Quakes Hit Yellowstone Park, But Jitters Are Few
Environment  (tags: Yellowstone Park, earthquakes, nature, research )

Lone
- 1788 days ago - missoulian.com
CHEYENNE, Wyo. - Yellowstone National Park is shaking again, but jitters seem few so far. Over eight days, more than 1,270 mostly tiny earthquakes have struck between Old Faithful and West Yellowstone. The strongest dozen or so have ranged between
 

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