Australia’s Coal Seam Gas Rush

ABC News created a map of Australia’s Coal Seam Gas Rush estimating that there will be at least 40,000 coal seam gas wells in Australia by 2030.

The map allows users to search for gas wells by location and explore the full extent and potential consequences of coal seam gas mining in the Great Artesian Basin. The quantity of water the the coal seam industry will be using was analyzed as well as other potential affects to the area.

For more information, click here.

Source: ABC News

Sachiye Day, VERTICES intern.

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