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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 42 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Gaiam TV : 2010.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Cameron Esler.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrated by Bruce Dinsmore.
Summary, etc.:
Burning Water looks at the financial and social impact on one family whose prototypically Albertan dream of living off the land puts it at odds with the ideals of a "New West" where the land is dominated by oil and gas wells rather than herds of cattle, and the provincial government seems to favor energy royalties over the farmers.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Groundwater.
Water-supply.
Oil and gas leases.
Gas > Law and legislation.
Gas well drilling > Environmental aspects.
Natural gas.
Hydraulic fracturing > Environmental aspects.

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