26 Apr '16, 5pm

Is fracking to blame for this crazy river fire?

Is fracking to blame for this crazy river fire?

In the video’s description, Buckingham said methane could seep through rock into the river due to nearby fracking for coal seam gas. CSIRO started investigating the river in 2012 when local people said they saw bubbles. According to CSIRO’s onshore gas program research director Damian Barrett, the methane probably leaked from natural rock fissures instead. “The gas has probably been coming to the surface there for as long as people have been there,” Barrett

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