What is hydro-fracking?

Hydro-fracking is an new development in natural gas extraction.   


Pros and Cons

* Pro-  They say the natural gas industry says that hydro-fracking is safe. They also say that if you drill for oil and gas is nothing new.  The thing is we've been drilling gas for decades.

*Pro-  Places like Kanawha county, the oil and gas industry are a very big business. Providing a lot of jobs there.

*Con-   The water they use for fracking is normally transported to the well sites using heavy trucks.

*Con-  The stakes are rising!

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2 years ago
2 years ago

Good start. Need some pros and cons.