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Fracking for oil is environmentally risky

Marin Voice: THE STATE Legislature is considering how to deal with the effects of hydraulic fracturing, or "fracking." Fracking is an oil and gas extraction process that, with technological advances in recent years, is creating a California oil rush -- a rush which threatens our environment, public health and safety, water supply and coastal waters. More importantly, it threatens to undermine the strides made to reduce our greenhouse gas emissions in the face of significant, perhaps catastrophic, climate...