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Fracking in Northern Colorado

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Diana Perez

on 11 May 2016

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Transcript of Fracking in Northern Colorado

overview
Words to know
Thesis
Problem
Reduction
Conclusion
questions
Thesis
It would be wise for the people of Northern Colorado to have the information concerning the seriousness of fracking and ways the community can prevent more future damages to the environment and the depleting of valuable resources.
Problem
One side of the debate believes that the benefits of fracking outweigh the negative impacts.
Increase of oil and gas supply
Less dependence of foreign oil
Employment- "9.2 million jobs are supported by the oil and gas industries" (Tuthill).
Problem continued
Conclusion
words to know
Thesis: It would be wise for the people of Northern Colorado to have the information concerning the seriousness of fracking and ways the community can prevent more future damages to the environment and the depleting of valuable resources.
Problem
Reduction/ best solution
Words to know
Fracking (Hydraulic fracturing)
Niobrara Shale
Solar Energy
Wind Energy
Reduction
Fracking in Northern Colorado
By: Diana Estefany Perez
On the other side of the debate, it is believed that the benefits of fracking do not outweigh the negative impacts
Depleting of water resource- "The millions of gallons of water used in fracking operations not only strain water resources, but end up as vast amounts of contaminated water" (suh).
Environmental impacts
Health affects on people
Using alternatives : wind and Solar energy
Information on fracking
implementing informational brochures in local stores and small buisnesses
The Best Solution
The most effective way to spread awareness on fracking, is having information on a brochure with the positive and negative effects of fracking in Northern Colorado.
Questions
Works Cited
Hoffman, Joe. "Potential Health and Environmental Effect of Fracking."
National Association of Geosciences Teachers. National Association of Geosciences. 7 December 2009. Web. 21 December 2015.

Suh, Rhea. "state Hydraulic Fracturing Disclosure Rules and Enforcements: A Compromise." national REsources Defense Council. National Resources Defense Council. 25 July 2012. Web. 19 December 2015.

Tuthill, SamanthaRae. "Understanding Fracking: Arguments for and Against Natural Gas Extraction." ACCU Weather. ACCU Weather. 9 September 2013. Web. 22 December 2015.
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