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When government fails, people near fracking are left with few choices

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By Sharon Wilson

October 18, 2013

When fracking happens there are documented impacts to people and the environment:.

This pattern repeats itself all across the United States and the globe.

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Tagged with: fracking, human rights, indigenous, fpic, protest, new brunswick, paramilitary


EagleRidge ignores fracking worker safety

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By Sharon Wilson

October 16, 2013

We already know that EagleRidge is a terrible neighbor!

  1. An EagleRidge Operating worker was indicted in June 2012 on a felony charge of illegally dumping. City employees visiting the company’s well site in the 3100 block of Airport Road found a pump forcing contaminated water into a tributary of Hickory Creek. LINK
  2. EagleRidge was operating wells in Denton without a permit. LINK
  3. EagleRidge had a blowout in Denton that got "sanitized." LINK But it didn't stay "sanitized." LINK
  4. EagleRidge is drilling in a Denton neighborhood less than 200 feet from homes.
  5. EagleRidge is drilling in Mansfield and polluting air, violating sound ordinances and dividing neighbors. LINK

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Tagged with: fracking, frac sand, worker safety, osha


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