AP Report Linking Oil & Gas Drilling to Water Contamination Comes with Major Question Marks – Justin Lemaire

By | LXBN | January 17, 2014

Environmentalists have long sought links between oil and gas drilling—particularly utilizing hot-button method of fracking—to water contamination, but a recent report published by the Associated Press, though interesting, comes with some noteworthy question marks. Among those questions: what exactly does a “confirmed” contamination mean? And what’s with the inconsistencies between state records?