Date of Award
Bachelor of Arts
Environmental Science and Policy
gas, impacts, natural, process, boosting
Hydraulic fracturing is a process currently used to obtain natural gas that is trapped in rock, which has low porosity and permeability. The natural gas obtained from this process had had positive impacts such as creating jobs and boosting our economy, but has also had some detrimental impacts on our environment, as well as people.
Cohen, Lindsay, "Framing Fracking: The Environmental and Social Implications of Hyraulic Fracturing" (2015). Honors Theses. 286.
Human Ecology Commons, Hydraulic Engineering Commons, Pharmacology, Toxicology and Environmental Health Commons