Wyo. awaits a fracking boom. But where’s the water?

Wyo. awaits a fracking boom. But where’s the water?

News Type: Regional Source: Mountain West News
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Water is life to landowners, ranchers and crops in Wyoming. But it’s also a necessity for the state’s bedrock industry: oil and gas. With a drilling boom likely on the way, water availability on the arid slope of east Wyoming may become more of problem.