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Please Comment! Urgent!

We have, now, less than thirty days to comment on the proposed draft fracking regulations from the DEC. Cuomo has pushed for this to move quickly, in spite of a woefully inadequate health review. This could allow fracking in New … Continue reading

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Destroying Water…

Sometimes a scientist will communicate with technical jargon, sometimes with creative prose. Here is a powerful spoken-word piece by Dr. Sandra Steingraber. Humans have never destroyed water before this time, and hydrofracking destroyes massive amounts of it. What affect with … Continue reading

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“‘Inspiring is not a word I usually use…” — Stanley Fish on Andes

On Friday, August 19, over 150 Andes residents gathered at the Andes Central School at a forum on hydro-fracking for shale gas graciously hosted by the Andes Town Board. It was an amazing evening. Andes resident and New York Times … Continue reading

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