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Botswana Faces Questions Over Licences for Fracking Companies in Kalahari

Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, water, law, world, protection, environment, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, habitat, forests, energy )

- 738 days ago -
Botswana government accused of ignoring pollution risks to scarce water supplies in Central Kalahari Game Reserve

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Frans Badenhorst (573)
Monday November 18, 2013, 4:16 am
no - this will have SERIOUS repercussions .....

Past Member (0)
Monday November 18, 2013, 5:07 am

Theodore Shayne (56)
Monday November 18, 2013, 6:35 am
No wonder they wanted the Bushmen off the land.

pam w. (138)
Monday November 18, 2013, 6:37 am
I'm beginning to lose ALL hope!

Malgorzata Zmuda (185)
Monday November 18, 2013, 12:44 pm

S S. (0)
Monday November 18, 2013, 1:03 pm
Thank you.

Birgit W. (155)
Monday November 18, 2013, 1:18 pm
Sadly noted.

GGmaSheila D. (178)
Monday November 18, 2013, 2:19 pm
Fracking is Fracking, even when you label it prospecting...Botswana has been screwed, not only by the frackers, but by its own government...just like ours is trying, and in some places succeeding, to do to us.

GGmaSheila D. (178)
Monday November 18, 2013, 2:22 pm
On a second thought, I'd be very curious to know exactly how much fresh water we have lost to fracking, continent by continent, worldwide. If they haven't drained aquifers dry, they've contaminated streams and rivers, leaving their poisoned, unusable water behind to sink into the land or be strewn across land and water during storms...doesn't count all the wells they're contaminating.

David W. (0)
Monday November 18, 2013, 2:32 pm
Thanks for the heads-up

Dave C. (237)
Monday November 18, 2013, 2:35 pm
Is no place safe from the destruction and poisoning of fracking??????

S J. (128)
Monday November 18, 2013, 5:48 pm
no way out, just keep trying to stop it. Thanks

Colleen L. (2)
Monday November 18, 2013, 5:59 pm
Hope they get punished for their destructing actions. Thanks Cal

lee e. (114)
Monday November 18, 2013, 9:11 pm
Like Nigeria - these are our victims - we've got to stop this shit before we find ourselves the target of multiple nations that find ;our greed unacceptable!

Nimue Pendragon (323)
Wednesday November 20, 2013, 9:59 pm

Melania Padilla (190)
Friday November 29, 2013, 12:42 pm
Kalahari?? F*** this should be off the table!!
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