Where fracking is banned

This page will list places where fracking has been banned, by countries; by states in the US; and other provinces.

(listed alphabetically with year banned, if known)

COUNTRIES:

  • BULGARIA
  • ENGLAND (indefinite moratorum as of November 1, 2019; see here)
  • FRANCE
  • GERMANY
  • IRELAND, NORTHERN
  • LUXEMBOURG
  • SCOTLAND (2017)
  • TASMANIA
  • URUGUAY
  • WALES

STATES IN THE UNITED STATES:

  • CALIFORNIA (partial)
  • COLORADO (partial)
    • Boulder (moratorium until ?)
  • FLORIDA
  • HAWAII
  • MARYLAND (2017) link
  • MINNESOTA (partial)
  • NEW YORK
  • OREGON
  • VERMONT
  • WASHINGTON

PROVINCES WITHIN COUNTRIES:

  • LABRADOR, CANADA
  • NEW BRUNSWICK, CANADA
  • NEWFOUNDLAND, CANADA
  • QUEBEC, CANADA
  • TASMANIA, AUSTRALIA