Maryland county becomes first in state to say ‘no’ to fracking — The Washington Post, 2016

Maryland county becomes first in state to say ‘no’ to fracking — The Washington Post, 2016

Lawmakers in Prince George’s County voted unanimously on Tuesday to ban hydraulic fracking, becoming the first local jurisdiction in Maryland to prohibit the extraction of natural gas within its borders since the state’s moratorium on the practice went into effect.

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