From ProPublica on Tuesday:
New York State of Fracking: A ProPublica Explainer
New York's stance on fracking has changed drastically since the practice was first introduced in the state in 2008, especially as concerns were raised about the state's pristine water supply, ProPublica's Naveena Sadasivam reports.
She offers a rundown on what you need to know about the current state of fracking in New York, the protections available to the state's major watershed and the implications of the most recent court ruling for local municipalities.
Key takeaways from her Q&A:
More in her full story here - http://www.propublica.org/article/new-york-state-of-fracking-a-propublica-explainer.
Chesapeake Energy Corp,the Oklahoma-based firm is the No. 1 driller in Ohio.
Rig Count Interactive Map by Baker Hughes, an energy services company.
Shale Sheet Fracking, a Youngstown Vindicator blog.
The Ohio Environmental Council, a statewide eco-group based in Columbus.
Earthjustice, a national eco-group.
People's Oil and Gas Collaborative-Ohio, a grass-roots group in Northeast Ohio.
Concerned Citizens of Medina County, a grass-roots group.
No Frack Ohio, a Columbus-based grass-roots group.
Fracking: Gas Drilling's Environmental Threat by ProPublica, an online journalism site.
Pipeline, blog from Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on Marcellus shale drilling.
Allegheny Front, environmental public radio for Western Pennsylvania.