The protest says the BLM has violated the National Environmental Policy Act and the Endangered Species Act by failing to analyze the risks of drilling for oil and fracking with dangerous chemicals on such a massive scale.
Fracking has led to a large increase of hydrocarbon emissions in rural areas, reversing some regional air trends.
This is a great step in the right direction, but it isn't perfect.
Youngstown, Ohio, has been told it cannot place an anti-fracking initiative on local ballots, due in part to a misinformation campaign from the fossil fuel industry.
A new fund will support deeply researched investigative journalism that reports on critical issues in Indian Country.
Waterville shows what could be if these ballot initiatives are allowed a vote: a genuine face-off between the oil and gas industry and local communities.
The Wayne is Ohio's only national forest and it belongs to the people and should be preserved for generations to come.
“This is a big victory in the fight to protect California’s coast from offshore fracking’s toxic chemicals.”
Oscar-nominated actor James Cromwell and Pramilla Malick are going to jail today for their nonviolent protest against a natural gas-fired power plant that uses fracked gas in Orange County, New York.