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Study Suggests Hydraulic Fracturing Can Impact Surface Water Quality–

Advocates opposing fracking will read this title and go “Duh…………….!”  They have been saying precisely this for many years.  Saying it to county commissioners, legislators and anyone who will listen. Now we see this in […]

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frackingflorida In: Earthquakes on Record-Breaking Pace in U.S. Shale, Study Finds | Our Santa Fe River, Inc. (OSFR) | Protecting the Santa Fe River

Earthquakes on Record-Breaking Pace in U.S. Shale, Study Finds

Now established as fact and associated with fracking.  The process water stays there as a poisonous legacy of our greed and stupidity for years to come as we continue to work towards making Earth uninhabitable. […]

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florida fracking ban In: E.P.A. Approved Toxic Chemicals for Fracking a Decade Ago, New Files Show-- | Our Santa Fe River, Inc. (OSFR) | Protecting the Santa Fe River

E.P.A. Approved Toxic Chemicals for Fracking a Decade Ago, New Files Show–

  Our backyard neighbor Chemours participates in this deadly destruction, read below.  This is another example of our “protective” agency protecting a polluting industry instead of the people. And the more we learn, the worse […]

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rystad energy logo1 In: Lower 48 Oil and Gas Producers Must Treat, Recycle More Produced Water to Reduce Earthquakes, Study Finds | Our Santa Fe River, Inc. (OSFR) | Protecting the Santa Fe River

Lower 48 Oil and Gas Producers Must Treat, Recycle More Produced Water to Reduce Earthquakes, Study Finds

  One of the most respected, international energy consultant speaks bluntly about fracking and earthquakes.  No longer disputed as before, the fossil fuel industry is facing this plus more and more problems. “Earthquakes are not […]

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florida fracking ban In: Damning Evidence of Fracking Health Issues -- | Our Santa Fe River, Inc. (OSFR) | Protecting the Santa Fe River

Damning Evidence of Fracking Health Issues —

After many years of advocacy against fracking, including by many OSFR volunteers, fracking remains a threat to Florida’s environment.  As we and others have said before, as time goes on we constantly learn of more […]

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pipeline inspectionmaintenance In: New York Rejects Williams Pipeline Over Water, Climate Concerns | Our Santa Fe River, Inc. (OSFR) | Protecting the Santa Fe River

New York Rejects Williams Pipeline Over Water, Climate Concerns

Another major setback for a fracked gas pipeline in recent days has taken place in New York.  This, coupled with the oil glut which was already occurring even before the corona pandemic slowdown in consumption, […]

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jayoilfield111 1 In: Earthquakes Hit Florida, Perhaps From Oil Drilling | Our Santa Fe River, Inc. (OSFR) | Protecting the Santa Fe River

Earthquakes Hit Florida, Perhaps From Oil Drilling

Earthquakes are happening in Florida and the U.S. Geological Survey is looking at the oil industry for the cause.   If you don’t believe in coincidences, continue reading. Find the original article here at Al.com […]

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kick can 1 In: Fracking Wastewater Accumulation Found In Freshwater Mussels' Shells | Our Santa Fe River, Inc. (OSFR) | Protecting the Santa Fe River

Fracking Wastewater Accumulation Found In Freshwater Mussels’ Shells

Can kickers who want to appoint a committee to study fracking more no longer have excuses; they are showing their inability to read or think. The more we learn about fracking, the worse it becomes.  […]

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nat gas myths In: 3 Big Myths about Natural Gas and Our Climate | Our Santa Fe River, Inc. (OSFR) | Protecting the Santa Fe River

3 Big Myths about Natural Gas and Our Climate

Natural gas may burn cleaner than coal but it carries negative baggage since it comes from fracking  with all the methane leaks, process water, and greenhouse gases; plus it is dangerous.     Natural Gas is […]

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frackingdefinitive study In: Definitive Study -- Natural Gas No Better Than Coal | Our Santa Fe River, Inc. (OSFR) | Protecting the Santa Fe River

Definitive Study — Natural Gas No Better Than Coal

  We have been reporting here for years that the methane leaks from natural gas production negate any advantage that energy source has over coal in regards to benefits to the environment.  A definitive study […]

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