Texas Railroad Commissioner Ryan Sitton called for a hearing Thursday into a study linking a steady series of earthquakes in North Texas to oil and gas drilling. Earlier this week scientists at SMU published a paper in the journal Nature Communications offering evidence the drilling of waste disposal wells by oil and gas operations is causing the shifting of faults beneath Dallas-Fort Worth that have been dormant hundreds of millions of years.
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