Researchers from the University of Texas at Austin and UT-Arlington are collecting water samples from hundreds of private wells in North Texas and West Texas to examine the effects of drilling on groundwater in the state. Read the full story at StateImpact Texas.
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This article originally appeared in The Texas Tribune at http://www.texastribune.org/2014/06/17/project-aims-to-investigate-effects-/.