Delaware River Basin Commission Votes to Ban Fracking in Watershed Region

Mar 1, 2021

Fracking for natural gas is now banned in Northeast Pennsylvania and southern New York state. The Delaware River Basin Commission voted Thursday to make permanent a long-standing, de-facto moratorium on gas drilling. WHYY StateImpact Pennsylvania’s Susan Phillips reports the move comes after a decade of debate and research.

(Original air-date: 3/1/21)