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Judge questions Delaware River Basin Commission’s ability to fight fracking

though they proposed allowing “related activities” such as using the region’s freshwater for fracking and disposing of fracked wastewater at treatment facilities within the basin. A vote on the draft …

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To Fight Illegal Fishing, Follow the Money – The Pew Charitable Trusts (blog)


The Pew Charitable Trusts (blog)

To Fight Illegal Fishing, Follow the Money
The Pew Charitable Trusts (blog)
Seafood is the most valuable traded commodity in the world, registering nearly $ 150 billion in sales each year. Unfortunately, not all of that product is caught within the law: Illegal and unreported fishing accounts for up to $ 23.5 billion worth of

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The fight to own Antarctica – Financial Times


Financial Times

The fight to own Antarctica
Financial Times
Antarctica is a continent with no government. The closest thing it has is a drab, 10-person office, with a small sign on its wooden door in Buenos Aires that reads “Secretariat of the Antarctic Treaty”. This is the group whose job it is to keep things

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Two Key Wins in the Fight to Ban Toxic Fracking Waste in Connecticut

The movement to ban toxic fracking waste in Connecticut keeps growing—and the latest victories are especially important. The towns of Meriden and Bristol are home to privately-owned, for-profit hazardous waste treatment facilities that could apply for …
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California Drinking Water Advocates Fight Fracking

“The wastewater is deposited pretty deep … and may lead to more frequent reporting requirements for producers,” the report said. To read more about fracking visit Water Online’s Produced Water Treatment Solutions Center.
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Town Seeks State Help To Fight Extreme Weather, Sea Rise – CapeNews.net

Town Seeks State Help To Fight Extreme Weather, Sea Rise
CapeNews.net
Town officials this week focused on two programs offered by the state to help coastal communities cope with rising sea levels, increasingly ferocious storms and other natural hazards arising from climate change. Department of Natural Resources staff

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Maryland Bans Fracking, As Activists Fight 9000 Miles of New Pipelines

Food & Water Watch talks about how it came to fruition. After lots of rallies and knocking on doors, they say: “In March of 2013, we helped pass a ban on fracking wastewater in the Baltimore City Council, and in 2014, we worked with Montgomery County …
fracking wastewater – BingNews

Hilcorp agrees to temporarily shut down oil production to fight Cook Inlet gas leak

Following discussions with Gov. Bill Walker, Hilcorp Alaska said Saturday morning it has agreed to temporarily shut down oil production at two platforms in Cook Inlet to fight a leaking natural gas fuel line that has generated concerns for weeks about …
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Anti-fracking group continues fight 5 years after Valley quake

The 4.0 earthquake felt in Youngstown, Poland and Weathersfield was later tied to a fracking waste injection well. That well is now closed. For many of the members, the anniversary signifies when they became active in the fight against fracking and …
fracking wastewater – BingNews

The ice cold war: fight for sealife in remote wilds of Antarctica – The Guardian


The Guardian

The ice cold war: fight for sealife in remote wilds of Antarctica
The Guardian
Over the next few weeks, a discreet but vital diplomatic campaign will be launched to try to save one of the most remote regions of the world: the Ross Sea in Antarctica. Marine conservationists, who have been pressing to set up a no-fishing zone for

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