Center for Biological Diversity

Gov. Brown: Don't Frack California

Fracking rig

California is on the brink of rapidly expanding fracking in our Golden State, despite the risks to our air, water, wildlife, communities and climate.

Across the country, more than 1,000 documented cases of water contamination have been associated with fracking and drilling, which pollutes our air with toxic chemicals and emits methane, a highly potent greenhouse gas. It also opens up new areas to fossil fuel development at a time when we need to transition rapidly to clean, renewable energy.

Governor Brown should follow the lead of New York, New Jersey and Vermont and prohibit fracking to protect our wildlife, our natural resources, our health and our climate. That's why the Center for Biological Diversity is joining our allies in pushing to get more signatures in support of a fracking ban than on any other environmental petition in the state's history. We need your help now to make it happen.

Please use the form below to sign the Center's petition to urge Gov. Brown to ban fracking.

1-25 of 9552 signatures
Number Date Name Location
9552 3 days ago David Allen West Hollywood, CA
9551 5 days ago angela fox desert hot springs, CA
9550 5 days ago Karen Neubert LA, CA
9549 5 days ago Melodie Rammer Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
9548 6 days ago Perry Gx CA, CA
9547 6 days ago chris brazis sf, CA
9546 7 days ago Micah Phillips Avalon, CA
9545 1 week ago Janet Esteves Oakland, CA
9544 1 week ago Perry Gx CA, CA
9543 1 week ago Carole Shelton Auburn, CA
9542 1 week ago Andrew Sutphin CA, CA
9541 1 week ago zelma fishman los osos, CA
9540 1 week ago B.J. Gill Escondido, CA
9539 1 week ago andrea Iaderosa Los Angeles, CA
9538 1 week ago Alex Vollmer CA, CA
9537 1 week ago Aixa Fielder Los Angeles, CA
9536 2 weeks ago Claire Chambers CA, CA
9535 2 weeks ago Svetlin Petrov Irvine, CA
9534 2 weeks ago Evelina Pentcheva Irvine, CA
9533 2 weeks ago Anonymous Corning, CA
9532 2 weeks ago Anonymous Corning, CA
9531 3 weeks ago Disna Craig Sacramento , CA
9530 3 weeks ago Mike Lopez 29 Palms, CA
9529 3 weeks ago Sheila Baker Merced, CA
9528 3 weeks ago Anonymous CA
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Photo of fracking rig courtesy Flickr/Jeremy Buckingham.

Please take action by August 1, 2016.

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To learn more, visit the Center for Biological Diversity California fracking page.