25 Feb '12, 7pm

Small Town Gets Court To Ban Fracking: This week, a New York state judge ruled that the town of Dryden, N.Y., co...

RELATED ARTICLES New York Proposes Hydraulic Fracturing In Certain Areas Under Strict Controls July 26, 2011 07:28 AM NY fracking ban continues for at least another year June 7, 2011 07:01 AM Fracking Firm Admits It Caused Earthquakes November 11, 2011 11:52 AM EPA may retest PA. water near fracking drilling site January 6, 2012 07:10 AM /environmental_policy/article/44044 Hydraulic fracturing, or "fracking," has been linked to everything from polluted water to earthquakes but the rush toward developing the practice hasn't slowed much. ADVERTISEMENT Although, residents of small towns across New York state have something to be hopeful for. They were successful in banning the practice, for now. Could this be how the controversy is resolved? This week, a New York state judge ruled that the town of Dryden, N.Y., could prohibit fracking as part of its zoning ordinance. It's one...

Full article: http://www.enn.com/environmental_policy/article/44044

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