# Tag Archive: benthos

## Wastewater Disposal from Unconventional Oil and Gas Development Degrades Stream Quality…

This study is, up to now, the second investigation which turned up direct negative impacts of underground disposal of wastewaters from unconventional oil and gas (UOG) production on surface waters in West Virginia. Although the hydrologic pathways could not be assessed, the study’s findings show that activities at the disposal facility are impacting a nearby …