TITLE

AWAKENING THE SLUMBERING GIANT: HOW HORIZONTAL DRILLING TECHNOLOGY BROUGHT THE ENDANGERED SPECIES ACT TO BEAR ON HYDRAULIC FRACTURING

AUTHOR(S)
Robbins, Kalyani
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
Case Western Reserve Law Review;Summer2013, Vol. 63 Issue 4, p1143
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author focuses on various environmental problems that have arisen due to hydraulic fracturing in the U.S. She states that fracturing activities in the country have resulted in water contamination, wildlife problem and human health problems. She states that the U.S. Endangered Species Act requires federal and state governments to ensure that fracturing activities do not impact the present list of wildlife species.
ACCESSION #
88017698

 

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