Natural gas is a more economical energy source than oil, but the cost of extracting natural gas may be to the price of clean and safe fresh water supplies and to place limits on new land development.The extraction process of natural gas is known as Hydraulic Fracturing Drilling or Fracking. Hydraulic Fracturing may be influencing where we live by contaminating our fresh water supplies.
Hydraulic Fracturing, A Concern for Public Health and Where to Live: The Cost of Natural Gas Drilling?
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