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Oklahoma Shuts Down Wells In The Wake Of Fracking Quakes

Oklahoma Shuts Down Wells In The Wake Of Fracking Quakes

Oklahoma was hit with an earthquake this week, its second 5.0+ quake this year. The increased number of earthquakes have been linked to the use of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking — specifically the underground disposal wells where the run off from fracking is stored. The Oklahoma Corporation Commission has taken…