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Locals take issue with fracking regulations

March 19, 2013
Kimberly Rivers, OVN correspondent

According to records voluntarily posted by some operators at, hydrolic fracturing, also known as fracking, has been used to increase the yield in about a dozen oil wells in Ventura County.

Since reporting of fracking is currently not required in California, environmental groups and others wonder what the true count is, since the

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