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Believe It Or Not: Fracking in the Everglades? It could be South Florida’s gift to the country

Oil drilling is still goverened by "Drill Baby, Drill" thinking - originated by our current litter of wanna-be politicians. The consequences of reckless fossil fuel extraction has a recorded history of walk-away when things go wrong and let taxpayers pay [...]

May 9, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Public Lands Controversy: Fracking feds causing pollution

On private lands, companies with mineral rights are free to punch holes, build roads, and set up equipment regardless of a surface-rights owner's concerns. Drilling on public lands, however, requires scrutiny [...]

January 20, 2016 RECENT, Slide

News: Sportsmen want tighter wastewater rules for frackers

BLM’s new rule is a reasonable upgrade with minimum standards for national public lands that are managed for a number of uses, including hunting, fishing and recreation [...]

July 22, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

Opinion: Parasitic pipelines worm way through Earth

Confidence in Dominion’s ability to meet the extreme challenges of pipeline scale construction that few others have attempted is challenged by Dominion’s own record [...]

January 30, 2015 Opinion, RECENT, Slide

Conservation: Let’s stop the silly talk of selling public land

I’m bewildered and angered that what started as a bad idea—the wholesale transfer of federal land to states or individuals—has bloomed into even worse public policy. [...]

January 16, 2015 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

News: Suspicious tactics in Enbridge oil spill clean-up

What are these chemicals that work crews have been dumping into the river in massive quantities, and are they dangerous? [...]

January 17, 2014 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

News: Could fracking ruin your favorite trout stream/sex drive?

"We found more endocrine-disrupting activity in the water close to drilling locations that had experienced spills than at control sites." [...]

January 14, 2014 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Conservation: “Holy Waters” saved from fracking boys

DNR Director, Keith Creagh, has decided there will be no oil and gas exploration along the “holy waters” corridor of the Au Sable anytime soon. [...]

January 3, 2014 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

News: Conservation in Delaware Basin worth $8,000,000,000 annually

The Delaware River's economic value of water and forests outweighs that of proposed fracking. [...]

July 18, 2013 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide, Spot

News: Fracking, says WA Conservation Council, will cause ‘irreversible’ damage

Fracking, says Washington sate's Conservation Council, will cause 'irreversible' damage [...]

June 23, 2013 News, RECENT, Slide, Spot