A Tale Of Two Sciences – Fracking

B.C.s Environmental Appeal Board has revoked a water licence granted to Nexen Inc in 2012, ruling that the original licence was based on bad science. Score one for the Fort Nelson First Nation and 0 for Nexen.

http://www.cbc.ca/m/touch/canada/story/1.3219589

The recent earthquakes in Fox Creek, Alberta have been linked to hydrofracturing (or “fracking”), which is a method used to facilitate the extraction of oil and gas from shale rock. University of Alberta is sponsoring a seminar,”Fracking and Earthquakes…a cause for concern?

http://www.eventbrite.ca/e/fracking-and-earthquakes-a-cause-for-concern-tickets-17680605166

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