- The extreme drought in the US Southwest has brought the issues of water use into the media spotlight. The one-two punch of climate change and political turf battles that have plagued the area since the Wild West have upped the ante for rethinking our policies.
Thawing Permafrost Is Artificially Chilled to Stabilize Alaska Oil Pipeline
Damage to support structures raises the threat of an oil spill in a delicate ecosystem that would be difficult to clean up
Fracking Sludge in Open Pits Goes Unmonitored as Health Worries Mount [Video]
An EPA review of 27 states found that none required regular air monitoring of fracking and other waste materials that could emit benzene and toluene