Another one in Snyder Texas. I think this was was caused by the Big Gas Mafia trying to spin the EPA’s finding that fracking has contaminated drinking water.
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Who’s drilling in that area? How close to epicenter of quake?
Snyder has had quite a few earthquakes in the past year. One was a 4.4M. I posted about the 4.4M quake here: http://www.texassharon.com/2011/09/12/4-4-fracking-earthquake-in-snyder-texas/ and it has a link to a previous post that includes a map. You can also do search on my blog for Snyder. I haven’t posted about every Snyder quake though. I can’t keep up.
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