Fracking in Colorado

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Hydraulic fracturing, or "fracking," is the process of injecting fluid--mostly water and sand but with additional chemicals--into the ground at a high pressure to fracture shale rocks to release the natural gas inside.

Geographical areas of activity

Colorado Geographic Shale Locations
Shale basins (light tan) and plays (dark tan), from EIA

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