Nanton Area Residents Fear Damage From Seismic TestsBook
The mayor of Nanton and ranchers in the Porcupine Hills fear seismic testing for oil and gas in the area could damage or destroy both the water supply to the Town of Nanton and to the ranches close by. They say the Porcupine Hills area is too fragile and the water supply is in jeopardy. But Tracey McCrimmon of Compton Petroleum said the company is meeting and in many cases exceeding the guidelines set out by Alberta Sustainable Resource and Development.
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