by Emily Atkin Posted on August 20, 2014
More than 2,500 small earthquakes have hit Oklahoma in the past five years, and scientists have linked nearly all of them to the process of hydraulic fracturing.
by Katie Valentine Posted on August 19, 2014
The report warns of the possible dangers to Maryland residents if fracking is allowed in the state.
by Katie Valentine Posted on June 25, 2014 Updated: June 25, 2014
State researchers are looking into whether wastewater injection could be to blame for the quake.
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by Joanna M. Foster Posted on May 13, 2014
On Monday, lawmakers in Texas, for the first time, formally addressed the recent rash of earthquakes that rocked northern Texas this winter.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on April 18, 2014
The bill now moves to the Senate floor.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on April 15, 2014
Regulators in Ohio link March earthquakes to fracking as they issue new rules for seismic monitoring around well sites.
by Katie Valentine Posted on April 8, 2014
Scientists are trying to determine whether wastewater injection from fracking has triggered the earthquakes.
by Katie Valentine Posted on March 17, 2014
The analysis comes on the heels of a spate of earthquakes in Ohio this week.
by Emily Atkin Posted on January 22, 2014
There have been more than 30 small earthquakes in and around the north Texas town of Azle in the last three months. The residents there think it’s because of fracking.