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GoodNews/BadNews on North TX Induced FrackQuake by Injection Risks

A study will be released relating to the Barnett Shale induced seismicity and how north Texans should prepare for a possible 6.5 earthquake. So I emailed one of the scientists of the study, Peter Hennings, who is the Principal Investigator for The … Continue reading

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CBSDFW: North Texas Should Prepare for a Possible 6.5 Earthquake

On 9/25/17 I had CBSDFW channel 11 on and saw coverage on a recent Southern Methodist University study of earthquake risk. Here is the The Dallas Morning News coverage of the study too, https://www.dallasnews.com/news/science-medicine/2017/09/25/fault-produced-north-texas-largest-quake-produce-even-bigger-one-study-says. With the 8.1 and 6.1 magnitude in Mexico … Continue reading

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Anatomy pics of Frackquake Aug 13 2017 Snyder TX

Ya think a 2.7 in the middle of frack country a big story? You decide for yourself as we Texans could be seeing the Oklahoma frackquake SWARMS one day soon!  

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5th Quake in four days to happen again DFW? #SaveLakeArlington #InjectionWell

Back in 2014 the DFW area had some seismic activity.  https://twitter.com/RThomas007/status/537724829592342528Fast forward to TODAY, May 1, 2017……. 3 miles deep in Ft Worth……

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Why Prima Facie Trumping HB40 will Probably NOT be Challenged in McAllen Denied Gas Well Permit

McAllen City Commission rejects application for gas well in North McAllen. ValleyCentral.com reported initially, “The proposed drilling line would be parallel to Orangewood North—a new subdivision described as an “exclusive neighborhood”. ……that’s a total of 100 million dollars of equitable tax … Continue reading

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Email Action Item-Will State Force City to Remove Disposal Well Ban in Arlington via HB40?

UPDATE March 1 2017: Turns out they want to drill this disposal well where the red flag is on the west side of Lake Arlington (our drinking water reservoir). Look at the laterals already UNDER the lake. We don’t need … Continue reading

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Just add more sand sand and even more fracking sand…got subsidence risks?

  Dallas News reported “On a per-well basis, sand use has doubled since 2011, climbing to nearly 8 million pounds, according to consulting firm IHS Inc.” “Increase the amount of sand, fracking outfits have found, and you increase the amount … Continue reading

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Oklahoma company sells quake proof base for storage tanks but not flood proof ones?

update 9/2017 From: kim feil <kimfeil@sbcglobal.net> To: “michael.barnes@enbridge.com” <michael.barnes@enbridge.com> Cc: “heavybilt@sbcglobal.net” <heavybilt@sbcglobal.net> Sent: Friday, September 15, 2017 12:36 AM Subject: SEISMIC STABILIZERS 4 storage tanks as an FYI  http://www.newson6.com/story/31036197/tulsa-engineering-firm-partners-with-oklahoma-tank-manufacturer-to-innovate-earthquake-protection. In response to recent story “How Man-made Earthquakes Could Cripple the U.S. Economy” please review this information of … Continue reading

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Seismologist on KS vs OK “a very interesting experiment”/ #karma4Holland

PennEnergy headline reports 1/18/16 ……“More quakes rattle Oklahoma but state avoids tough measures” Here are two select quotes regarding comparing Kansas & Oklahoma who both are experiencing (frack)quakes…. ONE QUOTE BY the state’s regulatory  *SPOKESPERSON …”Oklahoma Corporation Commission spokesman Matt Skinner said … Continue reading

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RRC allows produced WASTE water releases 4 free if for ag or watering wildlife – no NORM testing required!

update here is a RRC website admit they use drilling waste for road base…lovely! My cliff note to readers in this blog is that before Barnett Shale operators switch from injecting produced water to disposal wells to discharging it into … Continue reading

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