The fracking frenzy in North Dakota has boosted the U.S. fuel supply–but at what cost?
The real face of unbridled energy exploration and development. North Dakota is seeing the brunt of this right now. It’s especially visible because it wasn’t being done at all until recently. The oil and its derivatives being extracted from the Bakken Shale fields is staining these once pristene prairies. (Thanks to my friend Deb Wallwork for keeping us apprised of this ongoing story.)
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