U. S. Coast Guard http://wkms.org en Fracking Wastewater Transport Gets Industry Support, Environmentalists Concerned http://wkms.org/post/fracking-wastewater-transport-gets-industry-support-environmentalists-concerned <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The U.S. Coast Guard’s proposed policy change to allow the transport of hydraulic fracturing wastewater on rivers has some environmental groups voicing opposition, citing safety concerns. The Kentucky Waterways Alliance says the wastewater might be too hazardous.</span></p><p> Fri, 08 Nov 2013 17:40:15 +0000 John Walker 36415 at http://wkms.org Fracking Wastewater Transport Gets Industry Support, Environmentalists Concerned Bridge Debris Removal Begins at Eggners Ferry Crash Site http://wkms.org/post/bridge-debris-removal-begins-eggners-ferry-crash-site <p>A salvage contractor plans to begin removing debris tomorrow from around the Eggners Ferry Bridge crash site. U. S. Coast Guard spokesman Lt. Jason Franz says equipment moved into place last night, and staging continues today. Motor vessel Delta Mariner smashed into the bridge earlier this year, splitting one section. Franz says accident debris has remained at the bottom of Kentucky Lake since then. Tue, 23 Oct 2012 17:18:10 +0000 Angela Hatton 23597 at http://wkms.org Bridge Debris Removal Begins at Eggners Ferry Crash Site