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Author Bamberger, Michelle.

Title The real cost of fracking : how America's shale gas boom is threatening our families, pets, and food / Michelle Bamberger and Robert Oswald ; foreword by Sandra Steingraber.

Publication Info. Boston : Beacon Press, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    363.1791 BAM    Available
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Description xiii, 230 pages ; 24 cm.
text rdacontent.
unmediated rdamedia.
volume rdacarrier.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Families and their pets -- Sarah and Josie : violated families -- Samantha and Jesse : shattered dreams -- Ann and Andrew : reluctant refugees -- Fracking, farming, and our food supply -- Mary and Charlie : quarantined cattle -- Sharon and Wade : disrespect of farmers and farming -- Environmental justice -- Claire and Jason : forsaken community -- Epilogue : where do we go from here? -- Appendix : a primer on gas drilling.
Subject Hydraulic fracturing -- Environmental aspects -- United States.
Shale gas industry -- Environmental aspects -- United States.
Gas well drilling -- Environmental aspects -- United States.
Pets -- Effect of stress on.
Added Author Oswald, Robert, 1953-
ISBN 9780807084939 (hbk. : alk. paper)
080708493X (hbk. : alk. paper)
9780807081419 (paperback : alk. paper)
9780807084946 (ebk.)

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