Under the Surface: Fracking Wastewater Proves Devastating to Mayflies

May 20th, 2014

by Roger Drouin

In this article covering findings on fracking pollution impacts on the mayfly, “long-considered a key indicator of stream health,” Steingraber is quoted extensively. “‘Their hatching provides the basis for the whole food chain,’ Steingraber said. ‘This is a study that would certainly make a trout fisher stand up and pay attention.'” Read the full article