Center for Biological Diversity

Don't Let Big Oil Frack California's Coast

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Despite a moratorium on new oil leases off California's coast, some oil and gas companies are extending the life of existing oil operations by fracking: Old leases that should be retiring are adding to our country's addiction to fossil fuels.

Fracking involves the use of toxic chemicals blasted at high pressures to force oil and gas out of subsea rock. The way the law currently stands, some companies are allowed to dump their wastewater directly into the ocean.

Help save whales, dolphins and fish from unnecessary harm -- insist that our leaders bring a stop to this dangerous practice. 

Sign the Center for Biological Diversity's petition below to urge the California Coastal Commission and other leaders to halt offshore fracking now.


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Number Date Name Location
12260 6 hours ago THEODORE SPACHIDAKIS PIRAEUS, ot , GR
12259 13 hours ago Leslie Blanchard Texas, TX , US
12258 18 hours ago Ric Silver Connecticut, CT , US
12257 21 hours ago Sean Kallal CA, CA , US
12256 22 hours ago Sharon Baily Charlottesville, VA , US
12255 23 hours ago Debi Darnell Grimsley , TN , US
12254 24 hours ago Anonymous east, PA , US
12253 1 day ago Paul McCarthy Scotia, NY , US
12252 2 days ago Wayne Langley Texas, TX , US
12251 3 days ago Benjamin Wagner Port Orchard, WA , US
12250 4 days ago Carol Papworth WA, WA , US
12249 5 days ago Ed Jackson Montgomery, AL , US
12248 5 days ago Gloria Stacholy Coral Gables, FL , US
12247 5 days ago Sarah Sivro Geneva , ot , CH
12246 5 days ago Anonymous Sussex, ot , GB
12245 6 days ago emme g ch, CA , US
12244 7 days ago Judith Haglund Sarasota, FL , US
12243 7 days ago Tina daCruz Northampton, ot , GB
12242 1 week ago Brian K Sutton Louisville, KY , US
12241 1 week ago mary ann millay mpls, MN , US
12240 1 week ago Nicole Loh Singapore, ot , SG
12239 1 week ago Alex Par Fresno, CA , US
12238 1 week ago lynn harrigan marina, CA , US
12237 1 week ago Anonymous east, PA , US
12236 1 week ago Toby Cardoso Carolina Beach, NC , US
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Please take action by Aug. 1, 2015.

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