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.


1-25 of 12600 signatures
Number Date Name Location
12600 9 hours ago Harry Bord Ohio, OH , US
12599 1 day ago jeanine mielke boonville, MO , US
12598 1 day ago Alexandra Colonna East Hampton , NY , US
12597 1 day ago Alan Harper Virginia, VA , US
12596 2 days ago Lauren Jusek Garrettsville, OH , US
12595 3 days ago Yael Shimshin Jerusalem, ot , IL
12594 3 days ago Ben Williams Crestview , FL , US
12593 3 days ago cindy sheaks hialeah, FL , US
12592 4 days ago Heidi Mitchell Teasdale, UT , US
12591 4 days ago Megan Baker MO, MO , US
12590 4 days ago Marianna Sandulescu MI, MI , US
12589 4 days ago Shelley Toye Gales Ferry, CT , US
12588 4 days ago Shelley Toye Gales Ferry, CT , US
12587 4 days ago Michelle Carr Charlotte, NC , US
12586 4 days ago Hilde Nagels Schilde, ot , BE
12585 5 days ago Joan Arnold Madison, WI , US
12584 5 days ago Leslie Bow Oro Valley, AZ , US
12583 5 days ago KRISTIN ANDERSEN FULLERTON, CA , US
12582 5 days ago Kerry Klutka Santa Fe, NM , US
12581 5 days ago Sarah Holder Benicia, CA , US
12580 5 days ago Cynthia Madak Warren, MI , US
12579 5 days ago Ben Cachola CA, CA , US
12578 5 days ago Deborah Voves Alaska, AK , US
12577 6 days ago Mary Ellen Price NY, NY , US
12576 6 days ago Mary A Leon San Antonio, TX , US
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Please take action by Aug. 1, 2015.

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