Is Water A Water? Essay example

1398 Words Jun 12th, 2016 6 Pages
Water is one of the most important and beautiful resources that were given to us by mother nature. We see water as not only a source for survival, but for entertainment and many more advantages as well. In summer there is nothing better than a glass of clean and refreshing water, and not to mention the fun that we have when running around the sprinklers and feeling the coolness of the water. So do you ever imagine this all not being there anymore? Do you imagine not being able to drink water from your own sink, not running around the sprinklers, and let’s not forget the splashing with the water hose? All because of the dangers and risks you run whenever being in contact with water. Now why would your water be dangerous? That’s impossible, water is healthy, we drink it, we use, in fact we’ve been using it for the past generations. So why on earth would our water be dangerous? Well because there is this thing that we call Hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking” for short.
What is fracking you ask? I’ll be glad to tell you, fracking is the process that results in the creation of fractures in rocks. In this case the reason for why they are doing this is to get their hands on something called natural gas. Natural gas is famous for being known as a healthy source of energy, for being better than burned coal, which is not necessarily true, but that comes further on. What I want to start with is by making you aware that this process; hydraulic fracturing, is happening. Yes there are…

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