All living beings drink water. When fresh water is used for fracking it takes water permanently out of the TOTAL amount that is drinkable by people and animals. Hydraulic fracturing isn’t the only process that causing pollution – the transport via pipeline, rail cars and trains can also cause severe pollution considering that spills and leaks have happened and continue to happen often. How will farmers grow food if there is no unpolluted water available?
Doesn’t make sense that frackers are producing a product in which the process will inevitably kill their customers and wildlife as well.
Who are they fracking this fuel for after they contaminate the water supply and kill their customers?
Read more about this: People May Die of Thirst as Fossil Fuel Production Exhausts and Pollutes Our Fresh Water Supply.