Fracking colorado map. The following map shows fracking wells in each state from 2005 through mid 2013. We take on controversial quotes about natural gas and set the record straight. The map shows oil and gas wells in colorado as of april 27 2017. Water quality and the presence and origin of methane in the upper pierre aquifer in northeastern weld county morgan county and logan county colorado cogcc special project 2141 october 2017.
Governor polis has the power to stop new drilling and fracking in our and we will continue to call for a ban on fracking and push him to protect our water health and climate. Enter an address or zip code into the maps search box in the upper right corner to zoom in to a location. Click a state to view the total number of wells. Food water watch has worked for years to stop fracking in colorado and were not stopping in 2019.
Click map markers for. Hydraulic fracturing also fracking fraccing fracing hydrofracturing or hydrofracking is a well stimulation technique in which rock is fractured by a pressurized liquid. It took nearly a decade but former epa scientist dominic digiulio has proved that fracking has polluted groundwater in wyoming. Local operators are.
Fracking can contaminate drinking water. The 2013 colorado floods were a series of natural disasters occurring in the us. Pictures and videos that cropped up on anti fracking sites and in local news outlets in recent days show inundated oil pads flooded wells and in some cases overturned tanks and ruptured lines. This resulted in heavy rain and catastrophic flooding along colorados front range from colorado springs north.