Earthquakes shouldn’t dislodge the facts about fracking

Earthquakes shouldn’t dislodge the facts about fracking

UT San Diego | December 04, 2014 | by Chris Faulkner

What’s more, scientists have specifically looked into the idea of these micro-seismic events somehow leading to the earthquakes. They found zero connection. As a 2012 U.S. Geographical Survey explicitly stated, “studies do not suggest that hydraulic fracturing … causes the increased rate of earthquakes.”

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