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Fracking Drilling Drives Down Property Values in Gas-Rich Southwestern Pennsylvania, New Study Finds


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Cal
- 682 days ago - newsinferno.com
New research shows that hydraulic fracturing (fracking) activity has a negative effect on property values, especially of land and homes closest to active wells and those not connected to a public water supply.



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Lois Jordan (55)
Monday November 5, 2012, 7:02 pm
Noted. Thanks for posting, Cal. This says it all: "...the public was not told about the negative impacts of fracking drilling." Many people who took this money were deeply in debt, and took this money to stave off bankruptcy/foreclosure. These nasty, greedy corporations took advantage of that, and should be prosecuted for not giving them facts.
 

Christeen Anderson (489)
Tuesday November 6, 2012, 4:03 am
Please help stop fracking now. Thank you.
 

Cynthia Davis (340)
Tuesday November 6, 2012, 4:13 am
Well if you can't drink the water because it's catching fire who's gonna buy your house. These people are being bamboozled.
 

John S. (303)
Tuesday November 6, 2012, 4:45 am
Noted.
 

greenplanet e. (157)
Tuesday November 6, 2012, 4:23 pm
Leave that darn gas in the ground and find renewable and clean alternatives.
 

Anna M. (18)
Thursday November 8, 2012, 4:52 am
The price of anything is the amount of life exchanged for it.
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It seems Corporate planetcide will be allowed as long as enough money is moving among the OnePercenters.


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We are but one thread within it.
Whatever we do to the web, we do to ourselves.
All things are bound together.
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When all the trees have been cut down,
When all the animals have been hunted,
When all the waters are polluted,
When all the air is unsafe to breathe,
Only then will you discover
You cannot eat money.
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