Production from the Bakken Shale is projected to use up to 5.5 billion gallons of water annually.
Farmers do without water because of oil industry uses.
Indigenous leaders from Amazon rainforests to Bayou swamplands.
A documentary filmmaker lands his own day in court against the oil giant.
Big spills and bigger damage to people and water resources around the globe.
Nigeria has been pumping vast amounts of oil since the 1950s. This map shows the oil fields, pipelines, and terminals in relation to the Niger Delta’s main cities and its differing types of vegetation, from swamplands to rainforests.
Thousands Search for Fresh Water, Food in a Monumentally Contaminated War Zone
A “New Great Game” of Geopolitical Control Surfaces in Russia’s Old Backyard