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Straight Talk on the Future of Fracking Jobs in Pennsylvania

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Fracking has been raised as an issue that could determine the…

A New, Extensive Platform for Fracking Imagery

by Ted Auch, FracTracker Great Lakes Program Coordinator, and…
Pipeline Map

Mariner East 2 Causes Dozens of Spills Since Lockdown Began, Over 300 in Total

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FracTracker Alliance has released a new map of drilling fluid…

Recommendations for an EIR to prioritize Kern County Frontline Communities

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  Kern County Environmental Impact Report As we have discussed…

LNG development puts Wyalusing, Pennsylvania in the cross-hairs

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New Fortress Energy plans to build a liquefied natural gas (LNG)…
Flaring at a natural gas compressor station in Butler County, OhioTed Auch, FracTracker Alliance

New York State Closes the Fracking Waste Loophole

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Overview On August 3, 2020, New Yorkers rejoiced in Governor…
Image courtesy of Lois Bower-Bjornson from the Clean Air Council.

Landscape Changes and Mental Health Impacts in Southwestern Pennsylvania Communities: A Qualitative Study

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The primary goal of this qualitative study was to identify residents’ attitudes about the changing physical landscape resulting from fracking operations. Furthermore, how have these landscape changes affected residents’ engagement with the outdoors and their overall health?

FracTracker in the Field: Building a Live Virtual Map

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  August 19, 2020 Update: The virtual story map is live! In…

Trends in Proposed State Legislation to Weaken Environmental Regulations

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As the oil and gas industry feels pressure from former allies…
Foreign Trade Zone Sign Feature

Industry Targets Peaceful Protest via “Critical Infrastructure” Legislation

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By Ted Auch, PhD, Great Lakes Program Coordinator and Shannon…