A study from Duke University finds that methane levels in private water wells average to 17 times higher when within 1,000 yards of a natural gas drilling site. Both industry professionals and researchers agree that more studies need to be done.
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Local TV news coverage of environmental issues
New study of Pittsburgh local TV news coverage of fracking and other environmental issues: “Just Because Fracking Doesn’t Bleed, Doesn’t Mean It Can’t Lead: How Coverage of Shale Gas Fracking and Other Environmental Stories Rank on Local Television News.“
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