17 Sep '12, 4pm

Latest news regarding health and water issues related to #fracking

It's been a while since I've blogged, and a lot of new information about fracking and its risks has surfaced during that time. I can't blog about it all to the extent it really deserves, but I wanted to start to get the latest headlines posted. Here are some top stories from the last month: Two regional health care systems in Pennsylvania think the health impacts of natural gas drilling warrant more study, and will be collaborating on a study, including development of a health surveillance network that will collect patient data over the next 15 years. An investigative report in High Country News found that water is becoming increasingly scarce in North Dakota, where the price of water has almost doubled --from 35 cents a barrel to 60 cents a barrel--in the past seven years. The U.S. Forest Service Forests to Faucets project has determined that the George Washington Nationa...

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