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Water Fracking Can Harm Water Wells

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PITTSBURGH — Six years into a natural gas boom, Pennsylvania has for the first time released details of 243 cases in which companies prospecting for oil or gas were found by state regulators to have contaminated private drinking water wells. 515 more words


Piece Of Concrete Falls Off Old Seven Mile Bridge

KEY WEST (CBSMiami) — Parts of the historic seven mile bridge have fallen into the ocean making it dangerous for boaters near the area.

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DEP Orders Drilling Company To Clean Up Water Supply In Stahlstown

STAHLSTOWN (KDKA) — The Department of Environmental Protection has put a drilling company on notice after drinking water was contaminated by gas drilling wastewater in Westmoreland County. 584 more words


DEP Investigates Debris Piles Dumped Illegally

The state Department of Environmental Protection and police are investigating six piles of debris dumped illegally in Carbon and Schuylkill Counties.

The debris is filled with construction and demolition waste and garbage. 43 more words


DEP Fines Cabot Oil & Gas for Susquehanna County Well Control Incident

BROOKLYN TOWNSHIP — Cabot Oil & Gas has been fined for a problem at one of its well pads in Susquehanna County.

The Department of Environmental Protection announced Tuesday that it fined Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. 43 more words


Broward Land Sale Before Cabinet Tuesday

TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) – The state may soon be able to plant another $2 million into a trust fund for future land conservation.

But with the state having placed a cap on land purchases, the money might not go directly toward Florida Forever purchases this year. 606 more words