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All of America's waters are threatened by oil and gas development

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By Gwen Lachelt

May 28, 2010

As the BP oil slick grows in the Gulf of Mexico, and it becomes increasingly likely that the disaster could irreversibly devastate the economy and environment of the Gulf Coast, consider that the oversight of onshore drilling is not appreciably better than offshore if at all.

President Obama has (at least temporarily) reinstated the ban on new offshore drilling.  But he needs to protect our waters onshore as well, and support the FRAC Act.

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