Articles Tagged ‘fracking’


Long Islanders Push for Ban on Fracking Upstate

A group of environmental activists, civic group members and concerned…

A natural gas well operated by Northeast Natural Energy on Saturday, Aug.  6, 2011. The well is the subject of a dispute over a drilling ban recently enacted by the city of Morgantown, which is directly across the Monongahela River from the well. Seen in the background at left is the Morgantown mall and a water tower. (AP Photo/David Smith)

Public Comment Period on Fracking in NY Ends Wednesday

The public comment period closes Wednesday on a proposal to…


Anti-Fracking Advocates Rally in Manhasset

Environmental advocates, several civic groups and more than two dozen…