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Fracking, Oil and Gas Development

Oil and gas development, including fracking, near streams and rivers can have a number of impacts. These include pollution of surface and groundwater, sedimentation of streams from construction of roads…

Should We Trade Water For Oil

…times of low flow. Fracking impacts more than just water supply. As more water is used for fracking, less is also available for maintaining ecological baselines. The Ceres report contains…

Energy Development & Rivers

…health. The process of mining can physically damage major expanses of habitat and can damage or bury streams. Fracking for Oil and Natural Gas Fracking uses lots of water, about…

Threats & Solutions

…impacts of hydropower, mining and other energy development. Hydropower and Hydroelectric Dams | Fracking & Natural Gas Development | Mining Minerals and Coal Near Our Rivers | Pipelines America’s Most…

Hydropower Doesn’t Need Any More Loopholes

…the injection of undisclosed toxins into groundwater. Now, with Congress leaning in its favor, the hydropower industry wants to ensure its share of fracking-style freedom. Proposed by Alaska Republican Sen….

Rivers Saved – Thanks to You

…must stay vigilant and keep the pressure on. In the meantime, here are a few wins we can all be proud of. Hoback River, Wyoming To stop fracking at the…

Delaware River

…supply, ecotourism, forest, agriculture, open space, and port benefits. The importance of connectivity remains a key part of the management plan, protecting headwater tributaries from the impacts of fracking as…

House passes bill that will harm rivers nationwide

…diverters like fracking companies leave some water in streams on National Forests to keep native cutthroat trout alive. It could potentially destroy broadly supported multi-year and multi-million dollar settlement agreements…