28 Mar New Mexico county first in nation to ban fracking to safeguard water
Becoming part of the national conversation on fracking, an issue that hits close to home in Culver City.
“I grew up in L.A. All my life I’ve heard about air-quality problems, earthquakes and water issues,” Sahli-Wells said. “It just so happens that fracking really hits on the three major challenges of this area. Frankly, I’ve been waiting for people to wake up and say, ‘We are fracking on a fault line? Is this really in our interests?'”