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Water Conservation Has Costly, And Stinky, Downsides

In a paradox of conservation, water agencies say the unprecedented savings in water conservation in California are causing or compounding a slew of problems.

September 9, 2015

‘Saltwater’ From Fracking Spill Much Different From Ocean Water

By Lisa Song, InsideClimate News In early July, a million gallons of salty drilling waste spilled from a pipeline onto a steep hillside in western North Dakota’s Fort Berthold Reservation. The waste — a byproduct of oil and gas production — has now reached a tributary of Lake Sakakawea, which provides drinking water to the reservation. […]

July 23, 2014