Texas Has a New Way to Measure Seismic Activity Amid an Epidemic of Oil Field–Linked Quakes – Texas Monthly


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Texas Has a New Way to Measure Seismic Activity Amid an Epidemic of Oil Field–Linked Quakes
Texas Monthly
The West Texas towns of Pecos and Scurry, where oil drilling has exploded, are pockmarked with quakes, specifically over locations the map labels as oil fields. UT’s Bureau of Economic Geology reported earlier this month that the Permian Basin, the

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