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When we fight we win!

Posted in Central Illinois, County Level, Local Developments, Others Fighting Fracking Activities, Water Contamination

Big Win for Grassroots Group as County Board votes to Deny a Permit to Minard Run Oil Company The county board room erupted in applause as the McLean County Board voted 15 to 3 to deny a drilling permit to Minard...

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Lawsuit Filed Against Illinois Department of Natural Resources

Posted in Litigation

November 12, 2014- Several Southern Illinois citizens and SAFE (Southern Illinoisans Against Fracturing our Environment) have filed a complaint against the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR). Nine...

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Physician fleeing Pennsylvania gas wells fights Berkshire pipeline

Posted in Air Contamination, Alternatives to Fracking, Chemicals

http://theberkshireedge.com/physician-flees-tracking-fields-pennsylvania/...

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‘Conclusive Link’ Between Fracking, Aquifer Contamination Found in Texas

Posted in Accidents, Aquifer Contamination, Chemicals

http://www.commondreams.org/headline/2014/06/06-1 Scientists say water samples...

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100 Helpful Resources on the Dangers of Fracking

Posted in Accidents, Air Contamination, Alternatives to Fracking, Aquifer Contamination, Chemicals, Earthquakes, Education, Explosions, Families Affected, Independent Reports, Jobs, Economics, and Property Values, Oil Spills, Others Fighting Fracking Activities, Outreach, Radioactive, Research, Soil Contamination, Water Contamination, Water Usage and Shortages, Work Being Done

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Anti-fracking groups celebrate stop on bill

Posted in Alternatives to Fracking, Jobs, Economics, and Property Values, Legislation, Local Developments, Local Media, Media, State, State-wide Coalition, Work Being Done

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What If They Frack For Oil?

Cities in Illinois Which Have Banned Fracking

Alternatives to Fracking