Media Resources

Media Resources


Check out this video about fracking impacts on communities.


The state of New York banned fracking in December 2014.  Read more.

Research study confirms fracking as cause of Ohio earthquakes – see this article for more information.

Studies are beginning to show that drinking water wells near fracking operations have a higher chance of becoming contaminated. This research paper from Duke University explains the connection.

Researchers have found that the risk of contaminated drinking water reduces property values for homeowner’s near fracking wells. Read more.



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