Frack Check WV (West Virginia)

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Frack Check WV (2011)





/frack_files/frackcheckwv.png was created as a platform for educating citizens about the environmental impacts of hydraulic fracturing and providing tools and guidance for effective citizen action and advocacy.

The editors of this site are volunteers with watershed and conservation groups in both West Virginia and neighboring states.

Excellent website has sections on Take Action, About, Friends, Impacts, Regulation, Your Report, Calendar, Cool Blogs and Links.

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