Unconventional gas extraction, commonly referred to as ‘fracking’, threatens the
land our children live on, the water they drink, the food they eat and the air they
The future of our children is at stake and no-one should be more concerned than us
parents! What legacy are we leaving them? We need to act now before its too late.
Hydraulic fracturing (aka fracking) is injection of high volumes of fluid containing
water, sand and chemicals at high pressure into shale and other types of tight rock
to release gas. It can result in contamination of air, water and land with toxic,
carcinogenic chemicals & will contribute to climate change.
Grassroots campaigns are popping up all over the country in response to the mad dash