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OIL AND GAS INDUSTRIALIZATION OF IDAHO

Risks vs. Rewards

C.A.I.A. IS A NON-PARTISAN IDAHO NON-PROFIT DEDICATED TO REPRESENTING AND EDUCATING THE PUBLIC AND PARTICIPATING IN PUBLIC PROCESSES TO PROMOTE THE PRESERVATION OF PRIVATE PROPERTY RIGHTS, PUBLIC HEALTH, SAFETY AND CRITICAL RESOURCES

HEALTH IMPACTS

Human health risks
Harms to pets/stock/wildlife
Dangerous industry-related jobs
Public health/safety costs
Quality of life

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ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS

Harm to precious water
Air and soil pollution
Earthquakes
Fire/explosions
Fracking/no fracking is moot 

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PROPERTY IMPACTS

Mortgage/insurance jeopardy
Do you have property rights??
Lease snags and negotiation
On public lands as well
What about alternatives?

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FINANCIAL IMPACTS

How the taxpayer pays
Hidden costs/liabilities to cover
‘Forced pooling’ and you
What are ‘split estates’?
Loss of homes/values

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A beautiful refuge on the Boise River in Ada County, already leased for future drilling and potential hydraulic fracturing, along with the next 38 river-miles all the way to the Oregon border, plus another 92 river-miles of the Payette and Snake Rivers in Idaho

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"The Geological Survey of Canada & the B.C. Oil and Gas Commission launched an investigation to figure out what caused the tremor. ...A statement said they had confirmed there was active fracking happening near the epicentre when the quake struck. 'The likelihood this was induced … there's a very high correlation,' said [a] seismology research scientist with the Geological Survey of Canada. ...Western Alberta & northeast B.C. have a high rate of fracking-induced earthquakes, according to a study from the U. of Alberta." - NOT injection wells, FRACKING (see comment) https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/earthquake-fort-st-john-fracking-1.4927898

Earthquake in northern B.C. 'very likely' caused by fracking | CBC News

Citing tightened State laws, State legal actions against Alta Mesa, and leased mineral owner and other landowner protests: "Economic developments no less than political are Newtonian: For every action, an equal and opposite reaction. Sometimes they take awhile to develop, but eventually develop they do." And the State's Nov. settlement with Alta Mesa did not cover all of their infractions... Time to pull back to Texas where the petroleum is ample? - now that Idaho lawmakers have seen a little light. https://lmtribune.com/opinion/idaho-was-too-eager-to-welcome-oil-and-gas-industry/article_427a0b74-6a92-5225-b12e-c89359a760f3.html

Idaho was too eager to welcome oil and gas industry

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"Alta Mesa has agreed to pay the state $4,000 for not complying with state rules." + see comments...

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