Read about the cases of gas and contaminated water bubbling out of abandoned exploration holes and onto farmland with the following articles:

  • An overview of the event, by Country Caller
  • Additional risks posed by the leaking gas, as illustrated in thisĀ farmonline article
  • Ian Hansen, a licensed water driller of over 35 years, on the ignorance of relevant government departments on the potential issue when it was first raised to them over two decades ago
  • The BSA’s stance on future impacts that abandoned gas wells pose to the Surat and Bowen Basins