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Fracking Waste Puts Americans' Drinking Water at Risk
Environment  (tags: study, fracking wastewarrter, EPA, fracking, frack is whack, official research, environment, destruction, water, healthconditions, humans, protection, pollution, politics, ecosystems, government )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - ecowatch.com
Yesterday the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released an eagerly awaited report on the state of something called the Underground Injection Control program.
EC Serves Notice to Poland Over Shale Gas Defiance
Environment  (tags: fracking, rack is whack, law, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, government, healthconditions )

Cal
- 5 hours ago - theguardian.com
Warsaw accused of breaching EU law on assessing environmental impact of fracking, reports EurActiv
Can Your Town Ban Fracking? Depends on the State
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, law, municipalities, fracking bans, politics, protection, ecosystems, conservation, environment, energy )

Cal
- 3 days ago - csmonitor.com
As more and more cities and towns mull fracking bans, courts are weighing in with decisions that vary widely by state.
Please Sign: Demand An End to Secret Fracking Chemicals
Environment  (tags: fracking, chemicals, secret sauce, EPA, Halliburton, Monroe, County Ohio, chemical spills, water pollutions, explosions, environmental hazards, community and neighborhood hazards )

Susan
- 4 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Last week a fracking chemical fire and spill in Monroe County, OH killed 70,000 fish. But Halliburton took 5 days to disclose details about the chemicals it uses. The EPA must step in now and ensure these chemicals are no longer kept secret!
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
- 10 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
- 11 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
- 11 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
- 16 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
- 19 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
- 21 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
- 21 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
- 21 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
- 26 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
- 27 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.
 

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