environmental science

Jun 2nd, 2015
Price: $20 USD

Question description

  1. What is natural gas and how does it differ from other fossil fuel?
  2. What is the purpose of hydraulic fracturing or fracking?
  3. List at least three pros of fracking.
  4. List at least three cons of fracking.
  5. Considering the pros and cons of fracking, do you think that fracking should be legal in your state? Explain why.
  6. What are sinkholes and how do they occur?
  7. What do you think happens to the water supply in an area where fracking occurs?
  8. Hydraulic fracturing is believed to be the cause of earthquakes in different areas of the United States. Do you agree with this statement after reviewing the information presented? You should use the Internet as well in helping form your opinion. Please use reference(s) to support your argument.
  9. On the website above, find where the nearest well is to your home and give the pertinent details of the well. You can find this information by going to “Find a Well” on the homepage of the website. If there isn’t a well in your county, find one in your state.
  10. Requirements:

    Please make sure all of your assignments:
  • Are written in paragraph form.
  • Are double-spaced.
  • Use 12 point, Times New Roman font.
  • Include title & reference pages.
  • Include at least one full page of text to the body of your essay.
  • Include one-inch margins on all sides.
  • Include a reference list at the end of your essay.  That includes all websites, journals, articles, etc., you used.
Please make sure you have not copied and pasted any information directly from any source; that is considered plagiarism.  There is no need to copy, or quote, anyone for this assignment.  It is to be a written summary reflecting your own thoughts of your reading and research on this topic.  However, you should include in your reference list the source of your reading and research

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