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https://www.fractracker.org/a5ej20sjfwe/wp-content/uploads/2023/11/DSCN1328.jpg 1125 1500 Matt Kelso, BA https://www.fractracker.org/a5ej20sjfwe/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/2021-FracTracker-logo-horizontal.png Matt Kelso, BA2023-11-16 13:25:082023-11-27 17:16:08Digital Atlas: Exploring Nature and Industry in the Raccoon Creek Watershed
Digital atlas of Pennsylvania's Raccoon Creek unveils a comprehensive exploration of the watershed, emphasizing its ecological richness, recreational offerings, and the multifaceted impacts of industrial activities.
https://www.fractracker.org/a5ej20sjfwe/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/Nix-Pix-021.jpg 3336 5001 Ted Auch, PhD https://www.fractracker.org/a5ej20sjfwe/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/2021-FracTracker-logo-horizontal.png Ted Auch, PhD2023-11-14 22:11:292023-11-16 11:23:20Fertilizer Production in the United States: How Big Ag is Fossil Fueled
Producing nitrogen fertilizer for US cropland depends on cheap and unfettered access to natural gas to fuel the industrial chemical manufacturing process for synthesizing ammonia.
https://www.fractracker.org/a5ej20sjfwe/wp-content/uploads/2023/10/Sentinel-Promo-1.jpg 844 1500 Erica Jackson https://www.fractracker.org/a5ej20sjfwe/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/2021-FracTracker-logo-horizontal.png Erica Jackson2023-11-08 19:12:372023-11-09 14:55:58The 2023 Legacy of Heroes Award
FracTracker Alliance and Halt the Harm Network honor the memory of three environmental heroes as part of the 2023 Community Sentinel Awards program.
https://www.fractracker.org/a5ej20sjfwe/wp-content/uploads/2022/02/Delaware-River-Feature-with-FracTracker-Logo.jpg 667 1500 FracTracker Alliance https://www.fractracker.org/a5ej20sjfwe/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/2021-FracTracker-logo-horizontal.png FracTracker Alliance2023-11-07 11:00:272023-11-07 16:49:33FracTracker Alliance Releases Statement Opposing Governor Shapiro’s Agreement With CNX
FracTracker Alliance Executive Director Shannon Smith releases statement in opposition to Pennsylvania Governor Josh Shapiro's agreement with natural gas company CNX.
https://www.fractracker.org/a5ej20sjfwe/wp-content/uploads/2023/10/RusticRidge_102023.jpg 1119 1500 Matt Kelso, BA https://www.fractracker.org/a5ej20sjfwe/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/2021-FracTracker-logo-horizontal.png Matt Kelso, BA2023-10-31 19:01:252023-11-16 11:30:19Why Do Houses Keep Exploding in One Pennsylvania Suburb?
An exploration of factors related to oil and gas activity that could contribute to the history of house explosions in Plum Borough, Pennsylvania.
https://www.fractracker.org/a5ej20sjfwe/wp-content/uploads/2023/10/Header-Backgrounds.jpg 844 1500 FracTracker Alliance https://www.fractracker.org/a5ej20sjfwe/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/2021-FracTracker-logo-horizontal.png FracTracker Alliance2023-10-18 17:15:202023-11-08 23:18:04Announcing the 2023 Community Sentinel Awards for Environmental Justice
FracTracker Alliance is pleased announce the recipients of the 2023 Community Sentinel Award for Environmental Stewardship.
https://www.fractracker.org/a5ej20sjfwe/wp-content/uploads/2023/10/Wells-Within-3200-Feet-of-Schools-Childcare-CA.jpg 595 1500 Kyle Ferrar, MPH https://www.fractracker.org/a5ej20sjfwe/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/2021-FracTracker-logo-horizontal.png Kyle Ferrar, MPH2023-10-04 16:38:472023-10-04 21:19:54Oil and Gas Activity Within California Public Health Protection Zones
Assessment shows hundreds of sensitive receptor sites located within 3,200 feet of operational oil and gas wells in California would have been protected if California Senate Bill 1137 had not been challenged by referendum.
https://www.fractracker.org/a5ej20sjfwe/wp-content/uploads/2023/10/gilooly-farmer-pa-2013.jpg 823 1500 Guest Author https://www.fractracker.org/a5ej20sjfwe/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/2021-FracTracker-logo-horizontal.png Guest Author2023-09-29 11:06:032023-11-28 12:34:19Introducing Open-FF: Uncovering Fracking Chemicals
Open-FF is an open-source project that transforms the FracFocus data into an easier-to-use resource to help researchers, interested community members and activists find what they need about fracking chemicals.
https://www.fractracker.org/a5ej20sjfwe/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/FreshwaterEcosystems-1.jpg 534 800 FracTracker Alliance https://www.fractracker.org/a5ej20sjfwe/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/2021-FracTracker-logo-horizontal.png FracTracker Alliance2023-09-12 09:30:272023-09-13 14:54:13Pennsylvania Watersheds at Risk: Water Supply Decline
Watersheds in Pennsylvania are at risk for water supply issues in the coming years as a result of fracking activities that are threatening the quality and quantity of fresh water.
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State designated waters in Pennsylvania are protected from pollution, but not from oil and gas related water withdrawals. This analysis shows watersheds in the state are at risk for ecological degradation due to fracking.
https://www.fractracker.org/a5ej20sjfwe/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/fracking_stream.jpg 741 1200 FracTracker Alliance https://www.fractracker.org/a5ej20sjfwe/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/2021-FracTracker-logo-horizontal.png FracTracker Alliance2023-09-08 12:24:242023-09-12 09:32:04Pennsylvania Watersheds at Risk: Drought and Fracking
In Pennsylvania, fresh water used in the fracking process is typically drawn from surface water sources such as streams and rivers. This analysis shows the amount of water used for fracking in the state is increasing every year.
https://www.fractracker.org/a5ej20sjfwe/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/Nix-Pix-034.jpg 3260 4887 Erica Jackson https://www.fractracker.org/a5ej20sjfwe/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/2021-FracTracker-logo-horizontal.png Erica Jackson2023-08-31 14:19:372023-11-28 12:34:36How Spills, Holes, and Cracks Release Fracking Chemicals Into the Environment
FracTracker dives into how toxic fracking chemicals and waste products enter our environment through accidents, spills, and equipment failures, and the impact on Pennsylvania communities.