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Just 4 Fracking Wastewater Sites Cause 20 Percent of All Central US Earthquakes - Study


Offbeat  (tags: Earthquake, Fracking, Science, USA )

Ray
- 106 days ago - rt.com
Just four wastewater wells in Oklahoma - where energy companies dump water after completing the hydraulic fracturing process - have caused scores of earthquakes this year, some 30 km from the site, according to a new study by top US universities.



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Anteater Ants (89)
Saturday July 5, 2014, 5:31 am
noted
 

Dave C. (216)
Saturday July 5, 2014, 9:49 am
fracking kills....
 

Theresa Robinson (52)
Saturday July 5, 2014, 2:07 pm
NOTED SIGNED AND SHARED! THANK'S A BUNCH FOR SHARING WITH US RAY! Theresa R
 

Birgit W. (146)
Saturday July 5, 2014, 2:29 pm
Shocking, but it makes sense.
 

Lois Jordan (56)
Saturday July 5, 2014, 2:38 pm
Noted. Thanks, Ray. So, their reaction to the study is "At best these incorrect assumptions are irresponsible." It's just a simple denial; nowhere do they address anything specific with alternative facts. So, if a truly big earthquake hits the area and destroys billions of dollars worth of their equipment, am I to assume they are insured to the max and will recoup their investments? Very troubling to me.
 

Colleen L. (2)
Saturday July 5, 2014, 11:30 pm
When will they ever stop all of this crap??? When it's too Late? Thanks Ray
 

Charlie Rush (56)
Monday July 7, 2014, 3:13 pm
After all of the information gathered since 'fracking' was initiated, one _may_ think that some rational thinking was in order.
Apparently, this is not the case. The monetary contributions to our legislators is too high for morals to have any significance.
 
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