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Getting Started

Using The Fracking Help Center

How to find what you're looking for and improve the resource.

5 articles

Requesting Support

How to get support if you don't get answers from the resource center.

4 articles

Impacts of Oil & Gas

Assess Your Situation

Is your address in a danger zone from impacts?

9 articles

Health Impacts

Could you be experiencing health consequences of oil and gas chemical pollution?

6 articles

Economic Impacts

How is oil and gas development impacting your local economy and your finances?

1 article

Environmental Impacts

What are the long term impacts on nature, wildlife, and natural resources?

4 articles

Property and Leases

What impacts does industry have on your property value, rights, and abilities?

8 articles

Neighborhood Impacts

What happens when oil and gas interests overlap with community relationships?

4 articles

Legal Protections

Legal Processes Overview

How to get the most from this info

2 articles

Zoning Overview

Introduction to zoning and its significance to fracking activity

12 articles

Zoning: Permits

What is the process to frack in communities with zoning?

11 articles

Zoning: Protective Language

How protective zoning rules can help prevent impacts of fracking

6 articles

Zoning: Broad Categories of Protective Language

Overview of the different categories of protective zoning language

10 articles

Zoning: Examples of Protective Language

Specific examples and further discussion of protective language types

20 articles

State Regulations and Permitting Process Overview

5 articles

State Regulations: Types of State Permits

Description of the most common permits issued for fracking activity

9 articles



Gateways to the groups, alliances, campaigns, coalitions, and nonprofits

5 articles


Donated help available for your efforts

5 articles


Tools and services to support your work

8 articles

Educational Resources

Getting up to speed to fight harms of fracking

4 articles

Community Organizing

Help for mobilizing and leading action.

4 articles


Connecting to others to halt the harms

4 articles

Tracking and Monitoring

Keeping an eye on industry

2 articles