Captain America Sells Vote For Fracking

By Patrick Cooney   CAPTAIN AMERICA SELLS VOTE TO ALLOW FRACKING IN NORTH CAROLINA As a “follow up” to Fracking Harms Fish, this article discusses the politics surrounding fracking in North Carolina.  As such, this is not one of our normal weekly fisheries related posts with The Fisheries Blog.  Please feel free to leave constructive comments…

Fracking Harms Fish Through the Halliburton Loophole

(Credit: Gasland)     Before we begin to grasp the impacts of Fracking on fish, let’s take a quick look at an energy boom that swept the continent and world more than a century ago that presented similar challenges.    Like a scene in a cheesy 80’s movie, my family pushed south on Interstate 5 on our annual journey through California’s Central Valley…