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Is hydraulic fracturing the answer especially when you take in consideration the environmental impact it is having?

Hydraulic fracturing is polluting the underground water which comes up through the cracks caused by the fracturing of the rock & ends up in our water ways. I think we have enough pollutants to deal with above & below the ground now!!

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    Jan 20 2013: G’day John

    For me to answer the question I poised is hydraulic fracturing the answer especially when you take in consideration the environmental impact it is having? It would be a flat NO because I have concerns for my fellow human being & the environment we rely on to exist & hydraulic fracturing at this stage seems to be threatening that.

    The funny thing is the more they try & cover up the negatives of hydraulic fracturing the worse it looks. Like I said before every venture that incorporates the production of energy for our needs is going to have sort of impact one way or another but the real question here is it worth the long term impacts it going to have on us & our environment? If they could make this a safer bet all means go ahead with it but the further I dig the bigger the cover up’s are getting which isn’t a good sign at all.

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    Mathew

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