Bakken Shale

The train was composed of 90 train cars, 12 of the cars derailed and 3 exploded. Read more...
The Bakken Shale pipeline spill on September 29 was the largest fracked oil spill in U.S. history. Read more...
Public in dark for days due to government shutdown. Oil is spread out over a 7.3 acre land mass. Read more...
Native Americans on an oil-rich reservation have been cheated out of more than $1 billion by schemes to buy drilling rights for lowball prices — and the federal government failed in its legal obligation to ensure a fair deal, lawsuits claim. Read more...