Though historically impaired by acid mine drainage, Dunkard Creek was one of the most diverse streams of its size in the region.
Federal environmental regulators say the well water at 11 homes in the Susquehanna County village of Dimock, is safe to drink. The town has been at the center of a national debate over the safety of drilling for natural gas in deep shale formations.
There were shouts, but no clashes between protesters and police at the meeting of commissioners in charge of granting energy companies pe
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Gas-powered lawnmowers are loud fuel guzzlers that can pollute the air.
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A new traveling show for kids gives them a lively look at gas extraction in the Marcellus Shale, and a sense of what organizers describe
This week finally brought the announcement that Pennsylvania beat out Ohio and West Virginia in the bid for an ethane cracker to be built by energy company Shell. Governor Tom Corbett said it would benefit the entire region and would be the single largest development in a generation, bringing 10,000 new jobs.