Social Issues Related to Energy

In 1970, the first Earth Day brought twenty million Americans to the streets to advocate for a healthy environment, laying the grounds for the modern climate justice movement. Explore issues related to Environmental Justice, resistance, activism, and stewardship in the articles and maps below.

FracTracker Maps & Articles

Clearing land for shale gas pipeline in PA

Resistance Mounts to Northeast Energy Direct Pipeline Across MA and NH

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By Karen Edelstein, NY Program Coordinator As the pressure…

Where have all the guardrails gone?

Guardrails vs. Trucks Wetzel County in northwestern West Virginia…

Hydraulic fracturing, stimulations, & oil & gas drilling unjustly burden Hispanic & non-white students

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By Kyle Ferrar, CA Program Coordinator, FracTracker Alliance As…

Disproportionate Drilling and Stimulations in California

New Report from FracTracker and the Natural Resources Defense…
West Virginia shale viewer

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