Life Near Fracking Wells = More Birth Defects, Childhood Asthma, Childhood Leukaemia — One American Community’s Struggle
JUNE 15, 2021
Earlier this year, another study confirmed that children living near fracking wells aremore vulnerable to health issues.Of course, it’s not only children who are vulnerable. What’s happening in one American community serves as a warning to us all.
When the Frackers Get Too Close for Comfort
America bet big on shale fuels. Now towns like Arlington, Texas, are stuck with the consequences.
This story was produced by Reveal from The Center for Investigative Reporting. (You can sign up for Reveal’s newsletter atrevealnews.org/newsletter.)
When Wanda Vincent looks out the windows of her daycare center in Arlington, Texas, past the playground, she sees a row of enormous beige storage tanks. They’re connected to two…
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