Marketplace   Menu Guide   Complete Pages      
butler eagle
Site last updated: Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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.

Controls go here



Larry Rudish
Jefferson Township
Back
 
Comments
 
MORE LETTERS TO THE EDITOR HEADLINES
arrow Sewage ruling coming
arrow Paycheck protection
arrow How conservative?
arrow Make ballpark safe
 
MOST READ ARTICLES
arrow City police dog bites Butler Twp officer during search
arrow Police urge woman to turn herself in after car crash
arrow Suspect turns himself in after alleged assault
arrow 2 men accused of murder held for trial