The Transylvania Times -

Fracking Is Not Okay

 

Last updated 6/16/2014 at 9:53am



Our legislators have decided that “fracking” — or fracturing the earth’s surface to extract “natural” gas — is okay in our state. If they had done their homework, they would have found that fracking is definitely not okay for the rest of us who live here.

Earthquakes: The shattering of the bedrock beneath our homes and injecting wastewater into the shattered foundations causes earthquakes for miles around, destroying homes and foundations of homes. Oklahoma has had hundreds! Pennsylvania’s property values have dropped 80 percent in fracking areas because of the damage i...



For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.



 
 

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019