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Evenings at the Conservancy to feature national fracking expert Nov. 8 for discussion on unconventional oil and gas extraction

2017-10-16T14:03:54-04:00October 16th, 2017|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

With the introduction of bills in both the Florida House and Senate to ban fracking and fracking-like activities within the state of Florida, Conservancy of Southwest Florida will introduce Cornell University’s Dr. Anthony Ingraffea, a leading researcher on Unconventional Oil and Gas Extraction, for a special “Evenings at the Conservancy” event. Free and open to [...]

Conservancy of Southwest Florida responds to first groundwater test taken from first fracked well in Florida

2016-11-08T14:59:50-05:00August 13th, 2015|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Discussions, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Critical groundwater sampling just began a week ago at the Hogan well, where unauthorized fracking had occurred more than a year and a half ago. The Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) had withheld authorization of the technique due to concerns about its potential impact on groundwater resources. Yet, after it occurred, the DEP only [...]

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