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California Braces for Black Gold Rush

Business  (tags: Bureau of Land Management, California, Environmentalists, Fracking, Hydraulic Fracturing, Monterey Shale, Oil, Russia, Saudi Arabia, USA )

- 1881 days ago -
Experts believe the Monterey Shale could turn CA into the US's top oil-producing state, yielding riches like smaller deposits have in ND and TX. Companies are quietly buying up mineral rights, and drilling holes in the ground northwest of Bakersfield.

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Terry V (30)
Friday February 22, 2013, 9:44 pm
thank you

Roger G (154)
Saturday February 23, 2013, 2:46 pm
noted, thanks !

Past Member (0)
Sunday February 24, 2013, 6:18 am
Thank you.

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Sunday February 24, 2013, 6:34 am

Birgit W (160)
Sunday February 24, 2013, 4:28 pm

Robert O (12)
Monday February 25, 2013, 12:14 am
Thanks Judy.

Monday February 25, 2013, 1:52 am
Noted, Thank you.

Kirsten Taufer (43)
Monday February 25, 2013, 11:39 am
Cause I was just thinking the other day -- the west coast needs MORE pollution...

Lois Jordan (63)
Monday February 25, 2013, 1:37 pm
Noted.....terrible news.....and they were worried about earthquakes prior to this!....But, thanks for the info, Judy.

Judy C (97)
Tuesday February 26, 2013, 11:47 pm
There's no shortage of greedy and idiotic ideas! This one about takes the cake. We need to nip ths idea in the bud. This is the first I've heard of this shale deposit.
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