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Do you believe injection drilling, a byproduct of fracking, causes earthquakes?

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Yes46%
717
No53%
816
1533 total votes

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1valleyred(1102 comments)posted 3 years, 9 months ago

No way... I find this charge from the environmental left to be quite amusing!

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2salem26(13 comments)posted 3 years, 9 months ago

This and the idea that "Guam might capsize" may be the two dumbest things I have ever heard from the left.

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3paulydel(1475 comments)posted 3 years, 9 months ago

The sky is falling the sky is falling. How dumb can you be to believe that one.

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4howardinyoungstown(591 comments)posted 3 years, 9 months ago

It is a proven fact that pumping liquids under high pressure into deep wells can cause fracking! The United States Army proved it!
http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/200...

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5howardinyoungstown(591 comments)posted 3 years, 9 months ago

Sorry I was thinking faster than I was typing.

It is a proven fact that pumping liquids under high pressure into deep wells can cause earthquakes! The United States Army proved it!
http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/200...

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6howardinyoungstown(591 comments)posted 3 years, 9 months ago

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/11/20/mag...

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7NoBS(2267 comments)posted 3 years, 9 months ago

Never mind the agenda-driven wack jobs, ask the scientists. The answer is NO.

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8JME(801 comments)posted 3 years, 9 months ago

"It is a proven fact that pumping liquids under high pressure into deep wells can cause earthquakes! The United States Army proved it!
http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/200...

"the injections PROBABLY triggered earthquakes in the region"

"...injected into underground deposits, COULD generate earthquakes too, and ..."

Howie, does the words "probably" and "could" mean a proven fact?

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9pgurney(292 comments)posted 3 years, 9 months ago

I can't vote, because to be honest, I have no idea.

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10jfuze0905(80 comments)posted 3 years, 9 months ago

@JME - I really, don't think that the words "probably" and "could" offer a definitive answer. Now if the article indicated that the spokesman stated "The injections triggered earthquakes in the region", and "...injected into underground deposits, generated earthquakes too, and..." I think that your point may be substantiated.

Does anyone on this board know how many deep injections there are in Ohio (or in the US for that matter), and how long those deep injection wells have been used?

Maybe a little fact finding at the ODNR website (or any of the other DNR websites) should be investigated prior to jumping to conclusions from those that think and those that know...but then again, this is Youngstown and facts are made daily by those with a specific agenda...

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11valleyred(1102 comments)posted 3 years, 9 months ago

And another vindy.com poll survey is hacked by a nationwide vote!

Do it by only registered voters.

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12CongressWatcher(215 comments)posted 3 years, 9 months ago

ValleyRed,

I look forward to your explanation of the following pdf which shows the occurrence of earthquakes surrounding a collection of injection wells in Arkansas... http://www.aogc.state.ar.us/notices/E...

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13Stan(9923 comments)posted 3 years, 9 months ago

Tidal activity caused by the moon flexes the earth's crust far more than hydrofracturing ever could .

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14JME(801 comments)posted 3 years, 9 months ago

@jfuze0905,

That was exactly my point - there is no proof in the article that howardinyoungstown posted.

You mis-read my post.

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15jfuze0905(80 comments)posted 3 years, 9 months ago

@JME - Yes i did mis-read it...

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16James_S(268 comments)posted 3 years, 9 months ago

There is a BIG difference between DRILLING for oil and gas and FRACKING for gas.
There is a much higher risk of polluting ground water if FRACKING is used to extract gas from shale. High pressure salt water mixed with chemicals is forced into the shale releasing the methane contained within the shale. But, the groundwater gets methane mixed in with it and makes it undrinkable. AND people turn their faucets on, light a match and burn their water.
Drilling into the shale to get methane is a much safer way than FRACKING.
Drilling through the shale into the bedrock is a much safer way of getting oil than FRACKING.
BEWARE OF FRACKING. BEWARE OF OUR GOVERNMENT (OR SHOULD I SAY THE INTERNATIONAL BANKERS WHO OWN OUR GOVERNMENT) THAT PROMOTES FRACKING.

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