Heather Cantino is a board member of the Buckeye Forest Council, and sits on the steering committee of the Athens County (OH) Fracking Action Network.
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Monday, August 19, 2013
Protect the Wayne, Protect our Planet: Say NO to New BLM Fracking Rules
My heart breaks when I think of the growing assaults on our commons –– on our air, our water and our public lands. In southeast Ohio, Wayne National Forest, Ohio’s only national forest, has been abused for decades . Extensive logging takes place under false pretenses as “ecological management.” The area has been assaulted by “prescribed” burns, which are not even appropriate in eastern forests. ATV trails increasingly riddle the land.