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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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23 hours ago
“We must speak up,” Local group’s pollution claims spark change at Oklahoma oil site

Air pollution shown by FLIR camera: "It looks at sites like this and it can show the plumes of gases that are leaking from the site,' ...a member of Stop Fracking Payne County told KFOR. The ... See more

STILLWATER, Okla. - A local group's complaints have sparked a change to reduce air pollution at an oil well site near Stillwater. In 2016, Earthworks and Stop Fracking Payne County captured video of ... See more

2 days ago
Fight Fracking in Southern Illinois, Protect the Shawnee

In other words...fracking is only cost effective for the companies if done recklessly. If they have to make it a little safer, it's just not worth it to them. Poor little rich companies. Southern ... See more

4 days ago
Landowners Oil & Gas Inspection Corps

Todays lesson: Pipelines!

"One of the biggest problems contributing to leaks and ruptures is pretty simple: pipelines are getting older. More than half of the nation's pipelines are at least 50 ... See more

1 week ago
Eagle P & Z hearing - oil & gas ordinance

CAIA CALL TO ACTION!
Tomorrow (Monday), April 2, at 6 P.M., the Eagle Planning & Zoning Commission will be presenting their first draft of an oil & gas ordinance for the city. The hearing will take ... See more

CAIA CALL TO ACTION!
Tomorrow (Monday), April 2, at 6 P.M., the Eagle Planning & Zoning Commission will be presenting their first draft of an oil & gas ordinance for the city. The hearing will take ... See more

1 week ago
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1 week ago
Natural gas wells make poor neighbors

"While our ranch can at times be quiet, we are never out of sight of a gas well, and not a day goes by when one of the 122 gas wells that surround our ranch isn’t leaking or venting. Not that long ... See more

Without a rule to prevent waste, living close to industry is difficult and dangerous.

1 week ago
Barnett Shale has highest rates for invasive breast cancer - Texas Sharon's Bluedaze

"So, the counties with the highest rates of breast cancer in Texas are in Tarrant, Denton, Wise, Parker, Hood, and Johnson Counties. The counties with the most natural gas production are, Tarrant, ... See more

According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (scroll way down until you come to the part on Texas) and you will see the following: In 2009, data from the registry showed that six ... See more

2 weeks ago
Radar images show large swath of Texas oil patch is heaving and sinking at alarming rates

The SMU geophysical team "previously reported the rapid rate at which [2] sinkholes are expanding & new ones forming. Now...various locations in large portions of 4 Texas counties are also sinking & ... See more

Two giant sinkholes near Wink, Texas, may just be the tip of the iceberg, according to a new study that found alarming rates of new ground movement extending far beyond the infamous sinkholes.

3 weeks ago
Fruitland finally OK’s rule on oil, gas drilling

"...The ordinance the council approved on Monday reflects a considerable toughening of some of the key requirements the city was weighing for drilling operators in earlier proposed versions of the ... See more

FRUITLAND — After multiple revisions and three rounds of public hearings over the past three months, Fruitland city government reached its goal Monday of adopting an oil and gas ordinance

1 month ago
City of Fruitland Oil & Gas Ordinance Meeting

SHOW YOU CARE about protecting Idaho communities - INCLUDING YOUR OWN - from irresponsible oil & gas drilling! Please attend the Fruitland City Council meeting tomorrow (7pm, Monday, March 12 at City ... See more

SHOW YOU CARE about protecting Idaho communities - INCLUDING YOUR OWN - from irresponsible oil & gas drilling! Please attend the Fruitland City Council meeting tomorrow (7pm, Monday, March 12 at City ... See more