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Published: March 1, 2014 print this article Print save this article Save email this article Email ENLARGE TEXT increase font decrease font

Induced seismicity?

In response to the recent blowout and fire at a natural gas well in Greene County, Butler’s mayor says this should be no deterrent in future gas wells or exploration.
Well, mayor, if not a deterrent, then how about a wake-up call?
Right now, in Oklahoma, they are investigating hydraulic fracturing as a likely cause in a tremendous rise in earthquakes measuring between 3 and 4 on the Richter scale.
As I have stated before, it all comes down to the almighty fracking dollar.

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Larry Rudish
Jefferson Township
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