09 Jul '11, 4am

Groups Urge Cuomo To Keep Fracking Ban | Care2 Causes

Groups Urge Cuomo To Keep Fracking Ban | Care2 Causes

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo began to lift the ban on hydraulic fracturing, or fracking , after the New York Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) released its draft statement on fracking last week. The draft statement recommended that fracking be allowed in most areas of the state except the New York City and Syracuse watersheds, which leaves about 85 percent of the state open to fracking. A coalition of non-profit groups demanded a statewide fracking ban. The Food & Water Watch , which is part of the coalition, calls it a “coalition of 47 consumer, faith, food, environmental and multi-issue advocacy organizations.” The coalition sent a letter signed by representatives from the 47 groups. About 150 people held a protest in Albany, calling for a statewide ban. The protestors held a press conference, then marched to the second floor of the capitol where they deli...

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