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Texas firms plan to release treated wastewater into the Pecos River

Texas firms plan to release treated wastewater into the Pecos River

Texas companies are looking to discharge oilfield wastewater into the Pecos River watershed, raising environmental concerns.

Martha Pskowski and Dylan Baddour report for Inside Climate News.

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Why a “fracking refugee” is attending the global plastics treaty negotiations
Jill Hunkler is pictured in front of the Shaw Centre, where the plastic treaty negotiations are taking place. Credit: Allison Woolverton.

Why a “fracking refugee” is attending the global plastics treaty negotiations

“Fracking and building pipelines in order to create more poisonous plastic is ruining people’s lives.”

Jill Hunkler, an Ohio resident who considers herself a “fracking refugee,” is telling her family’s story at the global plastics treaty negotiations in Ottawa this week, where negotiators from about 175 countries are working to advance a treaty to address global plastic pollution.

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Fracking changes the landscape near Ohio's Salt Fork State Park

Fracking changes the landscape near Ohio's Salt Fork State Park

Residents near Ohio's largest state park face changes as fracking expands, altering the region's character.

Megan Henry reports for Ohio Capital Journal.

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Fracking's role in Argentina's increased earthquakes

Fracking's role in Argentina's increased earthquakes

Residents of northern Patagonia are enduring increasing earthquakes caused by intensive fracking, with little action from Argentine regulators despite clear evidence linking the two.

Katie Surma reports for Inside Climate News.

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Pittsburgh's primary showcases progressive stance on fracking

Pittsburgh's primary showcases progressive stance on fracking

In Pennsylvania's 12th congressional district, Rep. Summer Lee's campaign gains momentum with robust backing from environmental groups amid a primary battle that underscores the region's shifting priorities toward sustainable practices.

Keerti Gopal and Kiley Bense report for Inside Climate News.

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Alberta braces for water scarcity as fracking intensifies

Alberta braces for water scarcity as fracking intensifies

As Alberta anticipates a severe drought, the oil and gas industry faces warnings of limited water availability due to extensive use in fracking,

Drew Anderson reports for The Narwhal.

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Protesters rallying in opposition to the PennEast pipeline. (Credit: Delaware Riverkeeper Network)

Protesting oil and gas line development harms mental health and creates distrust in government: Study

“The number of stress-activated health conditions people reported was quite staggering."

PITTSBURGH — Engaging in public participation during permitting for oil and gas pipelines often harms mental health and creates distrust in government, according to a new study.

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