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Oil Fracking Project In Nevada Sage Grouse Habitat Approved

Federal land managers have approved an oil project involving fracking in a portion of northeast Nevada identified as an essential habitat.


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Nevada Fracking Plans OK’d

A Texas company which wants to use hydraulic fracturing in northern Nevada supports the state’s regulations governing the controversial practice.


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Fracking Fuels Water Fights In Nation’s Dry Spots

The latest domestic energy boom is sweeping through some of the nation’s driest pockets, drawing millions of gallons of water to unlock oil and gas reserves from beneath the Earth’s surface.


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Oil Firm Plans Fracking In Nevada

A Texas-based company hopes to drill for oil and natural gas on 40,000 acres in Nevada.



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