Stories by Andrea Peacock

Andrea Peacock is a 2010 Alicia Patterson Foundation Fellow and the author of Wasting Libby, published by CounterPunch/AK Press. She can be reached at: [email protected] subscribe to Andrea Peacock's feed

Posted on: May 16, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Advances in hydraulic fracturing and directional drilling has the petroleum industry taking another look at a lot of previously unpromising land.

Posted on: May 6, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Rancher Chris Velasquez knows first hand what gas drilling has done to communities, and the land, water and wildlife of New Mexico.

Posted on: May 5, 2011, Source: AlterNet

"If one drop were spilled, the place would be ruined."

Posted on: Mar 25, 2011, Source: CounterPunch

Despite the testimonies of the people living by gas drilling, the companies have yet to be held accountable for damages. That might change.