The water, more than anything, explains why members of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians acted so quickly when they learned their region was next in line for fracking.
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Oklahoma has seen a dramatic uptick in earthquakes in recent years, and some residents refuse to sit idly by.
A new report published by the Post Carbon Institute concludes that Texas' Eagle Ford Shale basin, the most prolific shale oil basin in the U.S., has peaked and reached terminal decline status.
"Abandoned" by EPA, Landowners from Dimock, Pavillion, Parker County Demand Inclusion in EPA National Fracking Study
For the past five years, the EPA has undertaken a highly-consequential national study on the impacts that hydraulic fracturing (fracking) can have on American drinking water supplies.
After spreading across Pennsylvania, fracking for natural gas has run into government bans in the Delaware River watershed.
A Colorado group with concerns about the environmental impacts of fracking are pushing for a fundamental change to the state’s legal system to give communities greater power over corporations.
New research suggests increased risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes closer to active unconventional natural gas wells
Two earthquakes registering at a 4.5 and a 4.4 magnitude shook frack-happy Oklahoma on Saturday, some of the strongest felt in the state this year.
US shale oil is unusual, in being privately owned: most of the world’s oil reserves (over 70 percent) are in state hands.
U.S. oil production has begun to drop in response to low oil prices, but not as dramatically as many had anticipated.