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Ventura County Supervisors Approve Fracking Questionnaire For Oil, Gas Companies Seeking Drilling Permits

Posted on Wednesday, December 18, 2013 12:02am

It’s been a week filled with controversy about oil development in Ventura, and Santa Barbara counties.

Yesterday, we told you about Santa Barbara County deciding to pursue a ballot measure which calls for taxing each barrel of oil produced in the county.

Now, Ventura County is moving ahead with efforts to get oil companies to disclose information to the county about planned fracking, a technique used to reach trapped underground oil, and gas deposits.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco has the story.

Click on link to listen to/download story:  Ventura County Fracking Questionnaire

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