A major uptick in earthquakes in Texas over the last several years has been linked to the state’s oil and gas boom. A Texas House subcommittee on seismic activity met on Monday to hear what state regulators are doing about it. Read the full story at StateImpact Texas.
This article originally appeared in The Texas Tribune at http://www.texastribune.org/2014/08/26/lawmakers-take-closer-look-at-earthquakes-in/.
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