Fracking is definitely causing earthquakes, another study confirms


grist.org | Posted Wednesday 7 January 2015

By John Light

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports:

The sequence of seismic events, including a rare “felt” quake of a magnitude 3.0 on the Richter scale, was caused by active “fracking” on two nearby Hilcorp Energy Co. well pads, according to the research published online [Tuesday] in the Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America…

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