Created 20-Sep-13
Modified 20-Sep-13
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Top Left:Completed wellpad: Wellhead, crude oil tank, toxic waste water tank, separator, combustor flare submerged under flood watersFrack Rig and well pad in close proximity to a residence. Weld County, COA Gas lift rig submerged in flood waters. Black piping is standing upright to the derrickFlash floods on the Front Range in September, 2013 caused severe damage to oil and gas wells in Weld County. Many well pads, like this one, were built on the floodplain.FRACKING APPLICATION SITE - red and purple frac tanks hold water and chemical mixtures. White containers on the left hold chemicals.Three Poseidon Tanks --> Above ground fresh water storage tanks. Said to hold 1.7 million gallons of water each.Oil booms were deployed at a flooded Anadarko gas well and oil tank site south of Milliken Colorado 9-19-13