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NY Times Exposes Dangers of Fracking

In what will surely be seen as a game changing moment in the battle against the dangers of fracking, the NY Times publishes a major exposé on gas industry practices.  Read it here Advertisements

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DEC layoff memo gives dire forecast – The Green Blog – Environmental and Energy Issues – timesunion.com – Albany NY

But, we shouldn’t worry.  The gas companies will make sure that they do everything by the books…read this alarming news here 

Posted in Chemicals, DEC, Delaware River Basin, Environmental violations, Gas Drilling, Hydraulic Fracturing, Hydrolic Fracturing, Marcellus Shale, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Fracking Chemicals Found In Well Water

The bad news continues for residents of Dimock, PA.  Read about it here.

Posted in Cabot Oil & Gas, Chemicals, Contamination, Dimock, Environmental violations, Fracking, Fracking Fluid, Gas Drilling, Hydraulic Fracturing, Hydrolic Fracturing, Marcellus Shale, Pennsylvania, Poisons, spilled fracturing fluid | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Riverkeeper releases First-of-its-kind Report on Environmental Impacts of Gas Drilling

Read about the report and find out about Riverkeeper here.

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Help Stop Drilling in NY

Make sure the NY State Assembly does the right thing.  Make your voice heard here.

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Frack Off Now – The Animated Short Film

The first animated film in a series on the dangers of fracking.

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Cabot Oil and Gas Flees

After poisoning the waters of Dimock, PA, Cabot Oil and Gas is auctioning off its leases in Sullivan County, NY. Good riddance.  Read about it here

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