Fracking and ground water: About half of hydraulically fractured wells exist within 2 to 3 km of domestic ground water systems: study

Phys.org
November 30, 2017
By Phys.org
Nov. 30, 2017, Santa Barbara, CA – After conducting research in 14 U.S. states, UC Santa Barbara scientists Scott Jasechko and Debra Perrone found that about half of all hydraulically fractured wells stimulated in 2014 existed within two to three kilometres of a domestic ground water well. Phys.org reports. | READ MORE

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