Many benefits to fracking in Delaware River Basin | Guest column

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Oct 132017
 

A vote on such a ban is expected by mid-2018. There is also a proposal under consideration to allow fracking wastewater to be stored or discharged in deep underground wells within the watershed and using water from the basin for fracking. Environmental …
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Delaware River Basin Commission Moves Ahead on Rules to Ban Fracking

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Sep 142017
 

Environmentalist greet ban with approval, but are less pleased with regulations that will address how fracking wastewater will be disposed of in the region The Delaware River Basin Commission yesterday formally began the process of drafting new rules to …
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Poll: Is fracking wastewater OK for Delaware watershed?

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Sep 132017
 

The Delaware River Basin Commission is expected to vote Wednesday to continue to ban shale gas drilling, or fracking, in the Delaware River watershed, but allow the discharge of treated wastewater into the watershed. The DRBC says its plan “would include …
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Twist in proposed Delaware River Basin fracking ban angers environmentalists

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Sep 122017
 

However, this resolution includes language that allows for the treatment and dumping of fracking waste, as well as taking water from the basin for the fracking process. “The reason we want a fracking ban is to protect the waters from toxic chemicals from …
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Antarctica shed a block of ice the size of Delaware, but scientists think the real disaster could be decades away – Los Angeles Times

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Jul 142017
 

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Antarctica shed a block of ice the size of Delaware, but scientists think the real disaster could be decades away
Los Angeles Times
Ice shelves naturally shed weight in the form of icebergs through a process called calving, or via melting on the bottom. “That's just the way Antarctica works,” said Helen Fricker, a glaciologist at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography who studies
Warnings From AntarcticaNew York Times
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An iceberg the size of Delaware just broke off of Antarctica – Los Angeles Times

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Jul 132017
 

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An iceberg the size of Delaware just broke off of Antarctica
Los Angeles Times
Sometime in the last few days, a block of ice the size of Delaware broke away from Antarctica and is now floating freely in the Weddell Sea. The iceberg, which at around 1 trillion tons is one of the largest on record, poses no immediate threat to sea
Warnings From AntarcticaNew York Times
A Delaware-Size Iceberg Broke Off Antarctica. Who's to Blame?Slate Magazine
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Ice block the size of Delaware about to break away from Antarctica … – The Independent

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Jul 042017
 

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Ice block the size of Delaware about to break away from Antarctica …
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A 110-mile-long sheet of ice is expected to break away from Antarctica's mainland in the coming weeks due to rapidly warming sea water, scientists have …
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Antarctica Is About to Lose an Ice Shelf the Size of Delaware – Pacific Standard

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Jun 062017
 

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Antarctica Is About to Lose an Ice Shelf the Size of Delaware
Pacific Standard
Last month, scientists with the Alfred Wegener Institute (AWI) released a study that shows how pulses of warm water are surging closer and closer to Antarctica and will soon undermine the Filchner-Ronne Ice Shelf, the second-largest one on the continent.

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An Iceberg The Size Of Delaware Is About To Break From Antarctica – Forbes

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Jan 092017
 

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An Iceberg The Size Of Delaware Is About To Break From Antarctica
Forbes
One of the largest icebergs ever recorded is about to cleave off of Antarctica and drift to sea. The Larsen C iceberg is approximately the size of Delaware and has been separating from Antarctica at an amazing pace, with the canyon between the two
Vast iceberg poised to crack off AntarcticaINFORUM
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Is Antarctica about to lose an ice shelf the size of Delaware? – Christian Science Monitor

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Dec 082016
 

Christian Science Monitor

Is Antarctica about to lose an ice shelf the size of Delaware?
Christian Science Monitor
New NASA images of Antarctica's Larsen C ice shelf reveal a massive and growing crack about 70 miles long, more than 300 feet wide, and more than a third of a mile deep. The shelf is expected to cleave in two, as a neighboring shelf did in 2002. Once
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