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Fracking proposal divides residents near Gros Morne

From the CBC:

“The search for oil off Newfoundland’s west coast has divided people who live near the World Heritage Site that is a major draw to the region.

UNESCO recently announced it was concerned about plans to use hydraulic fracturing — or fracking — close to Gros Morne National Park.

Sue Rendell, one of the pioneers of the local tourism industry, is against the fracking plan.

Walter Nicolle is the mayor of Rocky Harbour, one of the towns skirted by the boundaries of Gros Morne. ‘When opportunity comes knocking on your door like that, you definitely [have] to stop and think about it,’ Nicolle said.”

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