The Surprising Connection Between Food and Fracking

Posted February 8th, 2013.
In a recent Nation piece, Elizabeth Royte teased out the direct links between hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, and the food supply. In short, extracting natural gas from rock formations by bombarding them with chemical-spiked fluid leaves behind fouled water—and that fouled water can make it into the crops and animals we eat. Read more.