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Colorado fracking. Credit: WildEarth Guardians via Flickr

What is Fracking?

Fracking Produces Two-Thirds of America’s Natural Gas and Half the Oil

In This Article

  • The Ohio Methane Disaster
  • Fracking: History And Development
  • Hydraulic Fracturing
  • What Are The Environmental Problems Of Fracking?
  • Carbon Dioxide Emissions
  • Methane Emissions From Fracking
  • Fracking May Be Causing The Current Spike In Methane Emissions
  • Improper Use Of Chemicals
  • Depletion Of Local Water Supplies
  • Contamination Of Groundwater
  • Wastewater Pollution
  • Fracking Harms Local Wildlife
  • Human Health Issues
  • New Reports Into Fracking And Natural Gas
  • References

Controversy

The Ohio Methane Disaster

Ohio Fracking Accident

What Does Natural Gas Emit — Carbon Dioxide Or Methane?

Fracking: History And Development

Hydraulic Fracturing

What Are The Environmental Problems Of Fracking?

Carbon Dioxide Emissions

Methane Emissions From Fracking

Fracking May Be Causing The Current Spike In Methane Emissions

Waste Water from Hydraulic Fracturing

Study Blames Fracking For Methane Spike

Improper Use Of Chemicals

Depletion Of Local Water Supplies

Contamination Of Groundwater

Wastewater Pollution

Fracking Harms Local Wildlife

Human Health Issues

New Reports Into Fracking And Natural Gas

References

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Karina Collins

I work in marketing by day — and pen my thoughts on climate change by night.