Amid oil boom splendor, unexpected consequences pay heavy toll
Published 01/25/2012, West Fargo Pioneer
We welcome the new development in the North Dakota oil patch and celebrate the benefits that will enrich mineral owners, landlords, community businesses, oil companies and the state treasury. However, the negative unexpected consequences of the rapid development are becoming too serious to ignore.Word count: 647
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