The best watchdog journalism on fracking

ProPublica, one of our partners in the Investigative News Network, was one of the first websites to look deeply at the story of hydraulic fracturing, or 'fracking,' that is widely used in Pennsylvania to drill in the Marcellus Shale. Here, they've compiled some of the best watchdog stories on fracking -- theirs and other publications.

ProPublica, one of our partners in the Investigative News Network, was one of the first websites to look deeply at the story of hydraulic fracturing, or 'fracking,' that is widely used in Pennsylvania to drill in the Marcellus Shale. Here, they've compiled some of the best watchdog stories on fracking -- theirs and other publications.

On Monday, April 9, we’re hosting a live discussion at New York City’s Tenement Museum on “The Perils and Promise” of using hydraulic fracturing to drill for natural gas. So, to get the conversation going, we collected some of the can’t-miss watchdog journalism on fracking.

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