Environment, Fracking

Shale Gas – Fracking Interviews

Shale gas extraction is a controversial issue with many people arguing that it further locks us into a fossil fuel future whilst also causing a great deal of damage to our local environment. There are also risks of earthquakes from liquids left in the “fracked” area causing subsidence. There have a been a lot instances of water contamination in the…

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Environment, Fracking

Ocean Noise: Secret to a Sound Ocean

DISALLOW seismic airgun testing off our coasts! Voices of coastal communities and marine life are being silenced! Oceana Seismic Airgun Testing Infographic PDF Sound is as important to whales as vision is to humans. Our scientific research (with Chris Clark and Dimitri Ponirakis at Cornell University’s Bioacoustics Research Program) is measuring how noisy or quiet important habitats are to fin,…

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