“We were absolutely not allowed to talk to them,” said Tammi Stuck, who worked as a community health nurse in Fayette County for nearly 36 years.
The pollution comes from both hydraulic fracturing (fracking) and conventional drilling methods to extract petroleum and natural gas.
Activists in costume erected fake oil drill at Governor Quinn's Northwest Side Chicago home.
The president has said the right things about climate change – and has taken some positive steps. But we're drilling for more oil and digging up more carbon than ever.
The public has been kept in the dark about nearly 300 oil spills, and 750 oil field incidents since January 2012.
New testing of treated wastewater from fracking shows that it contains high levels of radioactive radium, along with chloride and bromide.
"The South Platte River, which you just mentioned, goes all the way out to Nebraska and goes all the way out and filters into the Ogallala Aquifer which serves much of the middle of the country.”
Income from oil and gas production doesn’t always trickle down to landowners, as companies find ways to minimize the share they pay in royalties.
A short film from Josh Fox, the Oscar-nominated director of addressing the urgent crisis of drilling and fracking in New York state.
Fracking boom sucks away precious water from beneath the ground, leaving cattle dead, farms bone-dry and people thirsty.
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