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Case Studies in the Environment (2019) 3 (1): 1–21.
Published: 31 December 2019
...-arid, faces a large projected water shortfall, and is a major fossil fuel and agricultural producer. The rapid uptake of high-volume hydraulic fracturing (HVHF) combined with horizontal drilling in populated areas poses ongoing risks to regional water quality. Through this case study, fracking...
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Case Studies in the Environment (2019) 3 (1): 1–8.
Published: 31 December 2019
...Sarmistha R. Majumdar Fracking has helped to usher in an era of energy abundance in the United States. This advanced drilling procedure has helped the nation to attain the status of the largest producer of crude oil and natural gas in the world, but some of its negative externalities, such as human...
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Case Studies in the Environment (2018) 2 (1): 1–11.
Published: 31 December 2018
...Miriam R. Aczel; Karen E. Makuch Although the United States has been stimulating well production with hydraulic fracturing (“fracking”) 1 since the 1940s [ 1 ], high-volume hydraulic fracturing (HVHF) combined with horizontal drilling is a relatively recent [ 2 , 3 ] development with potential...
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Case Studies in the Environment (2017) 1 (1): 1–6.
Published: 31 December 2017
...Corrie Grosse In 2014, volunteers in Santa Barbara County, California, collected over 20,000 signatures in three weeks to qualify an anti-fracking initiative for the November election. The initiative, Measure P, met over six million dollars in opposition from oil corporations. Despite mobilizing...
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