The Oklahoma Corporation Commission says two oil and gas wastewater injection wells are shutting down and one is reducing operations in the Crescent area following several earthquakes.
Late sleepers were shaken awake this Saturday morning in Irving and Northwest Dallas by a 2.6 earthquake.
Another earthquake briefly shook parts of Irving and Dallas just after 6:00 a.m. Monday. It occurred just hours before a big multi-agency meeting on planning for potential earthquake damage.
The USGS confirms that a magnitude 3.3 earthquake struck at 1:14 p.m. centered three miles SSW of Farmers Branch.
Thursday’s 4.0 magnitude quake near Johnson County has reinvigorated the fracking debate; the Texas Railroad Commission is requiring operators of five disposal wells to perform a series of tests.
Nerves are still rattled after a magnitude 4.0 earthquake shook Venus, a city just south of Arlington. On Friday, residents there said they didn’t have to ask why their small area was getting so much attention.
Officials with the U.S. Geological Survey have confirmed an earthquake north-northwest of Venus. The quake is one of the strongest to ever hit in North Texas, with a magnitude of 4.0
Yet another earthquake shook Dallas on Monday morning. The latest temblor struck at 8:58 a.m. and was centered just slightly to the northwest of Dallas Love Field.
Did you feel it? The United States Geological Survey (USGS) reported a 3.2 magnitude quake in Irving this morning. Prior to 2008, there was only one tremor registered in the Fort Worth area.
DFW Airport was full of smiles and excitement Saturday as 22-year-old Nepal Quake survivor Danielle Banks was greeted by friends and family.
She survived an earthquake and an avalanche, now 22-year old Danielle Banks is days away from coming home to North Texas.
Tia Moen didn’t need Southern Methodist University experts to tell her what shook her two-story brick and stone home in Azle in the fall of 2013. She already knew.