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TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Oil & Gas Drilling in the Croatian Adriatic Sea
Environment  (tags: frackig, frack is whack, world, pollution, ecosystems, destruction, environment, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, nature, humans, conservation, protection, energy )

Cal
- 12 days ago - change.org
I ask you to sign the petition to stop plans for oil and gas drilling in the Croatian Adriatic Sea. These plans would seriously damage the environment and the people that live in the region.
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
- 12 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
- 14 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 whack, North Carolina, water, pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, animals, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 30 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
- 36 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.
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
- 38 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
- 39 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
- 42 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
- 45 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
- 48 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.
California's Fracking Opponents Introduce New Moratorium Bill
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, moratorium, CAlifornia, laws, politics, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, destruction, conservation, ecosystems )

Cal
- 55 days ago - news.yahoo.com
California lawmakers have unveiled a new bill that would halt fracking and other controversial oil extraction practices in the state until a comprehensive review of their impact is complete
Romania - a Peasants Revolt Against Fracking
Environment  (tags: fractivism, activism, fracking, frack is whack, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, protection, nature, humans, politics )

Cal
- 57 days ago - theecologist.org
Earthquakes and poisoned wells are setting off a revolt against fracking in Romania, revealing deep fault lines between the rural heartlands and the urban political elite.
Promises of Prosperity, Fracking Delivers Devastating Toxic Emissions
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, research, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, habitat, healthconditions, pollution, humans )

Cal
- 58 days ago - commondreams.org
New investigative report highlights the impact of the drilling boom on Texas residents
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don't Frack Up California!
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, California, environment, destruction, water, politics, healthconditions, ecosystems, nature, pollution )

Cal
- 59 days ago - change.org
Fracking the Monterey County Shale formation could have unspeakably devastating consequences to the fragile and breathtakingly beautiful environment of the Golden State, as well as the livelIhoods of the farmers and vineyard operators.
AUSTRALIA: Inquiry Told Fracking Wells Could Be Drilled Through Drinking Water Aquifers
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, water, safety, safety, world, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 60 days ago - abc.net.au
A WA parliamentary inquiry has been told that wells for fracking to release natural gas could be drilled through public drinking water aquifers.
 

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