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Tuesday, June 19, 2012

 

 
Times  

 

Limits proposed

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's administration is pursuing a plan to limit the controversial drilling method known as hydraulic fracturing to portions of several struggling New York counties along the border with Pennsylvania, and to permit it only in communities that express support for the technology. New York Times

 
Post-Gazette  

 

Yuck factor

The Youghiogheny River in Pennsylvania is the latest waterway to be hit by "rock snot," a slimy, invasive alga that can thickly coat and smother riverbeds, decimating native fish, freshwater mussels and aquatic insect populations. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

ALSO:
• Sen. Casey pushes Interior Dept. for help with 'rock snot'

 
Star-Ledger  

 

Closer look

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's administration says an 18-month review of New Jersey's largest water-supply commission has found a number of "troubling issues" and wants the Comptroller's Office to launch an investigation of the Ringwood-based agency. Bergen County Record



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