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Success: Fracking Banned in Delaware River Watershed

A recent win led to a complete and permanent ban on fracking in the Delaware River Watershed, which provides drinking water to millions of people. Thank the organization who drove a large portion of these efforts.

Protect New Mexico from Devastating Consequences of Fracking

A ban on fracking could protect thousands of acres and millions of citizens from devastating consequences. Sign the petition to show your support.

Success: City Reservoir & Drinking Water Protected from Fracking

After public outcry and a petition on ForceChange, plans to frack near the LaDue Reservoir have been scrapped. Applaud Akron, OH mayor and city council for putting public health before profit.

Don’t Poison City’s Drinking Water by Fracking

Over 475 acres of land near Akron, Ohio’s drinking water supply may soon be fracked for oil and natural gas. This dangerous practice could put millions in peril. Demand plans be rejected.

Ban Fracking to Support the Battle Against Climate Change

Fracking has poisoned animals, polluted water, and destroyed pristine landscapes. But now one state is seeking to ban the practice for good. Sign the petition to show your support.

Protect Wildlife and Public Health From Toxic Oil Fracking

The Trump administration is planning to open up land in California to oil drilling, which would increase air pollution, contribute to climate change, and destroy wildlife. Demand that the oil and gas lease sale be stopped to protect our environment and public health.

Protect Native Territory From Destructive Fracking

Native peoples’ lives, land, and culture are being threatened by a proposal to expand fracking. This practice would destroy sacred artifacts and exacerbate the public health risk for communities who already suffer disproportionately high rates of Covid-19. Demand the Bureau of Land Management halt their plan to expand fracking in order to protect the health and well-being of native people and their lands.

Protect Sacred Navajo Lands from Fracking

One of the Navajo Nation’s most sacred sights may be threatened by the construction of 3,200 fracking wells. Demand that the government abandon plans to open the Chaco Canyon region up to the destructive practice of fracking.

Protect Impoverished Village from Fracking

Fracking is closing in on an impoverished Colombian village, threatening its water supply and its livestock. Demand that the wishes of the villagers, not the money of big business, be respected.

Pause Fracking After 5.0 Magnitude Quake Rocks Texas

Fracking has resulted in a dangerous 5.0 magnitude earthquake in Texas. Demand that this practice be paused until its full effects can be realized.

Stop Selling Public Lands for Fracking During the Covid-19 Crisis

The U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) continues to sell public lands for fracking and make major policy decisions while the threat of Covid-19 grows. Covid-19 has seriously interrupted citizens’ ability to take part in the decision-making process regarding their public lands and resources. Demand the BLM stop selling public lands and halt any planning processes until the threat of Covid-19 diminishes and Americans can adequately participate.

Don’t Bail Out Environmentally Damaging Fracking Companies Due to Coronavirus Fears

The fracking industry may receive a bailout from President Trump due to fears of the coronavirus. The means that funds meant for the public would be diverted to an abusive and environmentally destructive industry. Demand that this corrupt abuse of public funds be stopped immediately.

Stop Dangerous Stealth Acid Fracking

Gas companies are circumventing a moratorium on the destructive practice of fracking through “stealth fracking” in the UK. This is putting the health of countless people and wildlife at risk. Call for a full ban on all forms of fracking immediately.

Ban Fracking in New Mexico

Fracking has polluted water and destroyed habitats. The government of New Mexico would like to temporarily ban the practice. Sign the petition to support this move.

Ban Destructive Acid Fracking That Pollutes Water Sources

A new and dangerous form of fracking, using pressurized acid, may soon become common in Britain. This practice is not legally recognized as fracking under British law, so its opponents are concerned that it will see widespread introduction with no legal recourse. Sign now to demand a halt to acid fracking.

Save the Planet from the Harmful Effects of Fracking

Fracking continues to be a dangerous practice, hurting land, water, air, and all of the living beings that inhabit the planet. Demand that it be banned in all its forms.

Success: Fracking Moratorium Put in Place

Fracking has been permanently halted in the UK, as the government has conceded its defeat to anti-fracking activists. For years, fracking has been damaging the countryside, tainting green spaces and endangering wildlife and humans alike, and the government has continued to defend the unethical practice. Thank the environmental activists for finally forcing the government’s hand and ending fracking.

Success: Hazardous Fracking Temporarily Banned

Fracking was recently banned in the United Kingdom in a historic victory. This came in response to a report detailing all of the well-known environmental and public health risks associated with fracking. Congratulate the British government for this historic decision.

Suspend Fracking and the Spread of its Toxic Chemicals

Toxic fracking chemicals are being found as far as 2,000 feet away from fracking sites and causing serious illnesses. Demand an investigation.

Demand Justice for Indigenous Argentinians Affected by Fracking

Fracking has damaged the environment and harmed the health of indigenous Mapuche people in Argentina. Add your voice to call a halt to these destructive practices.

Continue to Halt Permits for Dangerous Fracking

Fracking permits in California have been halted, saving millions of acres of land, thousands of endangered species, and millions of citizens. Ask that these efforts continue.

Halt Fracking Following Catastrophic Explosion

Toxic flames are expected to seep into the air for over a month following a catastrophic explosion at a fracking site. Demand an investigation into this disaster.

Indefinitely Suspend Fracking After Record-Breaking Earthquake

Fracking has shook foundations in a record-breaking earthquake for Lancashire. Demand that fracking be indefinitely suspended to ensure that no lives are at risk.

Suspend Fracking to Protect Women’s Health

Fracking has been proven to negatively impact the health of pregnant women and thus the health of their unborn child. Demand that fracking be suspended until further consequences can be discovered.

Success: Suspected Fracking Kingpin Fired

A key player in California’s fracking industry has been fired and his division is under investigation for reportedly profiting off the state’s increase in fracking permits. This has freed up an administrative position, which will be filled with an advocate for safer and healthier forms of energy. Praise these bold moves towards a frack-free future.

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