Category: Environment

Environment- standing sioux protest, fracking, human-wildlife conflict, climate change

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Fracking long and short term damage in Western Pennsylvania

Hydraulic fracking entered the Western Pennyslvania region in about 2006 and was seen as an economic boon to an area hit hard by the steel industry closing down. High-paying jobs brought money and people to the area, neither long-term. Contractors from around the US were brought in for the higher-paying jobs and the residents were left with the service industry...