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'Monster' Fracking Wells Guzzle Water in Drought-Stricken Regions
Environment  (tags: water, protection, environment, destruction, fracking, frack is whack, ecosystems )

Cal
- 6 hours ago - ecowatch.com
a new report released by Environmental Working Group (EWG) located 261 "monster" wells that consumed between 10 and 25 million gallons of water to drill each well
TAKE ACTION NOW! SAVE COLORADO'S LAST WILD PLACES FROM RECKLESS FRACKING!
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, protection, pollution, water, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, healthconditions, habitat, habitatdestruction, politics, nature )

Cal
- 10 hours ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Tell the Bureau of Land Management to put wilderness protection ahead of oil and gas development.
Tell NC Governor: New Fracking Rules Aren't Strong Enough PETITION
Environment  (tags: fracking, rules, North Carolina )

Anna
- 4 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Take action today and tell Governor McCrory that these fracking rules aren't right for North Carolina.
Frackers Are Terrorizing School Kids in California
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, proximity to schoolchildren, healthconditions, protection, pollution, humans, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 4 days ago - grist.org
California is one of 11 states that does not limit how close oil and gas drillers can work to houses, schools, and churches.
Shale Oil Fuels Indigenous Conflict in Argentina
Environment  (tags: fracking, indigneous communities, conflict, frack is whack, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world )

Cal
- 6 days ago - ipsnews.net
Jorge Nahuel, a spokesman for the Mapuche Confederation of Neuquén, in Argentina's southern Patagonia region, complains that local indigenous communities were not consulted about the production of unconventional oil in their ancestral territories
Keystone XL Pipeline to Get Vote in Congress
Environment  (tags: dneivornment, fracking, oil prices, frackis whack, politics, radical right politics, ecosystems, Keystone XL Pipeline )

Cal
- 11 days ago - bbc.com
The House of Representatives is set to vote on a bill to approve the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Reject Secretive, Irresponsible Fracking Guidelines
Environment  (tags: frakcing rules, fracking, frackis whack environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, politics, government, protection, healthconditions )

Cal
- 11 days ago - forcechange.com
Call on the committee to reject fracking rules recently approved in secret and without proper opportunity for public input
Waterless Fracking Promises More Energy, Less Trouble
Environment  (tags: tehcnology, fracking, water, waterless technology, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, animals, wildlife, world, protection, pollution, healthconditions, ecosystems, conservation )

Cal
- 11 days ago - wattsupwiththat.com
Researchers at the Colorado School of Mines claim they have developed a method to unlock hydrocarbons trapped in shale with using any water at all.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Respect Citizens' Wishes to Ban Fracking
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, politics, protection, law, local ordinances, healthconditions, government, environment, ecosystems, destruction, politics )

Cal
- 12 days ago - forcechange.com
The town of Denton, Texas recently voted to ban all fracking within its city limits, yet the State Railroad Commission, the body that regulates Texas' oil and gas companies, has said that it will continue to issue permits to frack in the town.
Are Fracking Workers Being Poisoned on the Job?
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, healthconditions, environment, ecosystems, protection, world, politics, healthconditions, habitat, habitatdestruction, pollution )

Cal
- 14 days ago - thenation.com
A new study published in Environmental Health reveals air pollution data on major, in some cases previously underestimated, health risks from toxic contamination at gas production sites related to fracking.
Voters Ban Fracking From Ohio to California to Texas -
Environment  (tags: local referencdums, fracking, frack is whack, protection, government, environment, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, politics )

Cal
- 17 days ago - occupy.com
On Tuesday, residents of Athens, Ohio, overwhelmingly asserted their rights to clean air, water and to local self-governance, banning fracking and frack wastewater injection wells through the adoption of a Community Bill of Rights -
Fracking Pollution Just Went Airborne
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, fracking, frack is whack, protection, pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 21 days ago - grist.org
we've started to suspect that fracking impacts the air, too, and a new study published this week in the journal of Environmental Health adds one more piece of evidence to the pil
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell B.C. Government to Stop Pushing Liquid Natural Gas
Environment  (tags: fracking, LNG, ecosystems, world, protection, pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, healthconditions )

Cal
- 23 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Government of B.C. is currently pushing for development of a fossil fuel called liquid natural gas, or LNG. However, LNG is environmentally hazardous and has no benefit for B.C.
TAKE ACTION NOW! We Must Ban Fracking in the UK
Environment  (tags: fracking, frackis whack, UK, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, protection, politics, world )

Cal
- 25 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Tell the UK government to protect peoples' rights to block fracking below their homes and property.
 

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