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Will Murphy Let Company Dump Treated Wastewater into Delaware River?

“If this bill is signed, it could allow comingled fracking waste to be dumped in the river,’’ said Doug O’Malley, director of Environment New Jersey. “That’s a disaster in the making for the ecology of the estuary.’’ Jeff Fritz, state …

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More Than 40,000 Comments Support A Complete Fracking Ban In The Delaware River Watershed

“The DRBC and Governors Wolf, Cuomo, Carney and Murphy should protect this essential drinking water supply and support banning fracking wastewater and water withdrawals in the basin.” Draft regulations announced in November 2017 by the DRBC proposed a …

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Commission releases fracking ban proposal for Delaware River

but would still allow for fracking wastewater to be dumped in the river basin. The proposed rules would also allow for water to be taken out of the river basin and shipped off for fracking use elsewhere. “There’s some really big success in the proposed …
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Many benefits to fracking in Delaware River Basin | Guest column

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

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?

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

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


Los Angeles Times

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
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An iceberg the size of Delaware just broke off of Antarctica – Los Angeles Times


Los Angeles Times

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
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Ice block the size of Delaware about to break away from Antarctica … – The Independent


The Independent

Ice block the size of Delaware about to break away from Antarctica …
The Independent
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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