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EPA Sends Water Shipments to Dimock, Where Fracking Contaminated Water Supply

After weeks of apprehension, the Environmental Protection Agency reversed itself and will step in to supply drinking water to residents of Dimock, PA, a de facto acknowledgment that fracking led to contamination of the water supply in this town along the Delaware River Basin.
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