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Response to BlueToTheBone (Original post)

Sun Sep 30, 2012, 08:57 PM

14. 8X as many earthquakes

http://stateimpact.npr.org/texas/2012/08/06/how-fracking-disposal-wells-are-causing-earthquakes-in-dallas-fort-worth/

If you live in the Barnett Shale around Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas, you may have noticed the ground has become a bit shakier in the last few years. And a new study by a Univeristy of Texas seismologist says that the wells used to dispose of fracking waste water are responsible. What’s more, there have been more than eight times as many earthquakes in the area than previously thought.

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BlueToTheBone Sep 2012 OP
factsarenotfair Sep 2012 #1
BlueToTheBone Sep 2012 #6
jsr Sep 2012 #2
global1 Sep 2012 #4
snooper2 Sep 2012 #5
Viva_La_Revolution Sep 2012 #10
KevTucky Sep 2012 #3
Iliyah Sep 2012 #7
MrsBrady Sep 2012 #8
xocet Sep 2012 #9
OakCliffDem Sep 2012 #11
MzShellG Sep 2012 #12
blkmusclmachine Sep 2012 #13
LineNew Reply 8X as many earthquakes
valerief Sep 2012 #14
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