Within Canada, comfort levels with the oil and gas industry vary widely by region, but even in Western Canada, where shale gas development has proceeded under the umbrella of existing regulations, changes may be needed to encompass ways in which hydraulic fracturing is different from conventional drilling.
WHAT IS FRACKING?
WHAT'S IN THE FRACKING FLUID?
WHAT ARE THE CONCERNS?
Gas leaks and climate change
Industrial activity and pollution
HOW MUCH SHALE GAS DOES CANADA HAVE?
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