30 Aug '13, 10am

Study Shows Threatened Fish Population Damaged by Fracking

Study Shows Threatened Fish Population Damaged by Fracking

The blackside dace, a small fish which has been listed as a threatened species since 1987, was just one of the many fish populations damaged by the spill. As the fish only exist in Kentucky, Tennessee and Virginia, the loss of even one habitat could have profound effects on their survival. “Our study is a precautionary tale of how entire populations could be put at risk even with small-scale fluid spills,” researchers caution.

Full article: http://www.ecorazzi.com/2013/08/30/study-shows-threatened...

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