Planet Kansas News

Voice of the Kansas Sierra Club

Hydraulic Fracturing 101

A very good and comprehensive review of the topic from EarthWorksAction.org http://www.earthworksaction.org/issues/detail/hydraulic_fracturing_101#.UufWLrTnaHs
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Wichita Eagle Commentary by Sierra Club: Flint Hills plan is a smoke screen.

In 2003 and then again in 2009 and 2010, rangeland burning in the Flint Hills caused exceedances of the ozone smog air-quality standard at monitors in Wichita, Kansas City and/or Topeka. In 2009, the Environmental Protection Agency rejected a request by the Kansas Department of Health
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Charles Benjamin

Charles Benjamin was a good man. Had he not been brilliant, he could not have been a college professor. Had he not been courageous, he would never have run for Congress. Had he not been high minded and altruistic, he would not have accepted the position of lobbyist for Kansas Sierra C
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Chapter Comment on Draft Smoke Management Plan

SierraCommentsToDraftSMP
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