News Headlines (1-15 Jan, 2012)

NZ ‘likely Texas of the South’ (Jan 15, NZ)

Fracking in New Zealand (Jan 14, NZ)

Rena: Boom in place to protect coastline (Jan 11, NZ)

Dredging to double along Queensland coastline (Jan 11, Australia)

Study links fracking to health risks (Jan 10, Australia)

Maldives faces tides of change (Jan 7, Maldives)

Fracking will poison New York’s drinking water, critics warn (Jan 5, USA)

Method of preventing fracking-related earthquakes could cost $10M a pop (Jan 4, USA)