Drilling in California: Who's at Risk?

Report
October 23, 2014

As new drilling and stimulation techniques, including hydraulic fracturing ("fracking"), are heralded as the key to unlocking a new oil boom in California, there is mounting evidence that these technologies, and the expansion of oil and gas development that they enable, threaten public health. As California contemplates the safety of these technologies and necessary protections, it is important to identify the populations at risk.