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Good News, Bad News, and an opportunity for ACTION on Fracking in Annapolis!

The campaign to ban fracking in Maryland has been heating up for months, and now that we’re into the legislative session, the fight is more urgent than ever. We’ve had many historic successes, along with a couple new … [Read more...]

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Poll: MD voters support a ban on fracking by 2-to-1 margin, including in at-risk Garrett County

Below please find a press release from Food & Water Watch about a new poll showing that Maryland voters support a ban on fracking by a 2-to-1 margin, with a 56 percent majority supporting the ban and only 28 percent … [Read more...]

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Citizens deliver 1200+ signatures to County Council supporting a county ban on Fracking

Today, more than fifty Frederick County residents, business owners, faith leaders and advocates held a rally in downtown Frederick before delivering more than 1,200 petitions to the Frederick County Council urging the … [Read more...]

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Fracking in Frederick County?

There has been a fierce debate in Maryland over hydraulic fracturing, commonly known as fracking, for more than six years. The controversial drilling method had started an oil and natural gas boom in places like North … [Read more...]