Tag Archives: deforestation

Quote of the week

“Growth for the sake of growth is the ideology of a cancer cell.” Edward Abbey

Marcellus Shale drilling could be costly to people

And those costs don’t necessarily fall into the bank account category. One example: With drilling comes a lot of land disturbance and deforestation, which impacts water quality. So, who pays for that? And what is the currency? Hard dollar bills, or health-care bills? Read more.