ICTMN Staff
2/17/12
It’s not fracking itself, but the sloppy practices surrounding it—or pre-existing issues that hadn’t been studied before fracking started—that cause groundwater contamination, a st...
John Maniscalco

The natural gas industry has spent tens of millions of dollars trying to convince consumers that their product is the proverbial “silver bullet” that will save them thousands of dollars in home heating costs for years to come, if only they would switch fuels....

2/17/12
Tristan Ahtone
2/8/12
John Fenton's water went bad about six years ago. "Our water well’s only 12 years old," he says...
ICTMN Staff
1/30/12
Not long ago, fracking—short for "hydraulic fracturing"—was an obscure method of extracting oil and natural gas...
ICTMN Staff
12/28/11
2011 might go down as the Year of the Earthquake -- primarily, perhaps, due to the massive 9.0-magnitude Tohoku earthquake that occurred off the coast of Japan in March and caused ...
ICTMN Staff
11/27/11
The Tribal Council of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians has preemptively banned the oil extraction process known as fracking on reservation lands...
Ruth Hopkins

Earth, the blue planet. Earth’s blue appearance in space is due to that fact that 70% of its surface is covered in water....

9/27/11
ICTMN Staff
9/10/11
The women of the Blood Tribe who have set up a blockade against fracking operations that are about to begin on their traditional lands in Alberta, Canada, speak about their motivat...
Carol Berry
8/23/11
Nearly all the Blackfeet Nation’s 1.5 million acres are leased for oil and gas exploration, but on the west the tracts adjoin Glacier National Park, a bastion of pristine nature th...
ICTMN Staff
4/11/11
Hundreds rallied on the steps of the New York State capitol in Albany on April 11, the Associated Press reported, to protest the practice of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, a me...

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