Colorado Towns Take Extra Measures to Protect Their Water From Gas Drilling

by Abrahm Lustgarten, ProPublica - December 15, 2009 4:08 pm EST

The result is a 60-page Watershed Plan [5] (PDF) that dictates that Genesis will only use "green" hydraulic fracturing fluids, will reveal the chemical makeup of those fluids and will inject a tracer along with those fluids so any alleged contamination in the area can be quickly linked to its source.

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