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Fracking has been a hot topic in the U.S. The negative impact on the environment is very high along with the health issues that affect many rural communities.  Contamination of groundwater, which affects people that are often in rural America. Air pollution is also another environmental impact as well as methane pollution and the impact on climate change. Fracking has also led to earthquakes in some areas. fracking_wells_western_wyoming.v3_456.jpg

Fracking is the process of gathering oil and natural gas from bedrock. This process has led to many health issues in communities where fracking is present. The chemicals that are used during the fracking process have been shown to cause tremendous harm to humans and wildlife.  If you want to learn more about Fracking here is a link :Fracking

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