Water Footprint of Hydraulic Fracturing

Andrew Kondash, Avner Vengosh
  • Environmental Science & Technology Letters, September 2015, American Chemical Society (ACS)
  • DOI: 10.1021/acs.estlett.5b00211

What is it about?

We examine the water use and water production for shale gas wells across the United States.

Why is it important?

Policy makers can use this information to make decisions about water use and water disposal regulations and they can see how their districts are impacted by hydraulic fracturing.

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