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The Immediate Risks of Gas Production to Water Resources

Credit: Mantis Design/Adobe

Credit: Mantis Design/Adobe

By Margaret Shanafield & Craig Simmons

Public concerns about unconventional gas production focus on contamination of aquifers deep below the surface, yet the most immediate risk to water resources is right before our eyes.

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