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Scientists across the U-S are paying attention  to a study that SMU has launched into the small earthquakes that have been happening near Eagle Mountain Lake (Photo by E. Trube, 1080 KRLD)

SMU Launches Study Of Azle Area Earthquakes

Many people who live around Azle think oil and gas water injection wells are causing the ongoing series of small earthquakes in their area..Dr. Heather DeShon with SMU says they don’t have an answer yet.

02/07/2014

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USGS Confirms 3.0-Magnitude Quake Near Azle

A 2.3 magnitude earthquake rattled areas around Azle Tuesday, causing concern for residents but leaving no reports of damage.

01/29/2014

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Texas House Creates Subcommittee On Earthquakes

The chairman of the Texas House Committee on Energy Resources has set up a team of lawmakers to investigate earthquakes in oil and gas regions.

01/16/2014

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North Texas Feels Another Earthquake

North Texas has had another minor earthquake — 3.1 magnitude — in an area where concerns about unexplained quakes led a state regulatory agency to hire a seismologist.

01/13/2014

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Earthquake Hits Eagle Mountain Lake Area

A 2.2 magnitude earthquake hit the Eagle Mountain area at 2:55 p.m. on Jan. 11.

01/12/2014

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Earthquakes Lead Texas Agency To Hire Seismologist

A key Texas agency announced Tuesday it is hiring a seismologist, part of an effort to tackle a sudden increase in earthquakes in areas with significant oil and gas drilling activities.

01/07/2014

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Azle Residents Demand Answers About Quakes

More than 800 Parker County residents pressed Commissioner David Porter of the Texas Railroad Commission Thursday for answers about a series of minor earthquakes there.

01/02/2014

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Continued Shaking Has Texans Considering Earthquake Insurance

Earthquakes have hit the northwest part of the metroplex for the eighteenth time since November 20 — 11 of those quakes have been near Azle. The continued shaking has some thinking about getting earthquake insurance.

CBS 11–12/23/2013

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Another 3.3 Magnitude Earthquake Near Reno

RENO (CBSDFW.COM/AP) – North Texas has had a second minor earthquake within 24 hours in an area where more than a dozen quakes were recorded last month. The U.S. Geological Survey says a 3.3 magnitude […]

12/23/2013

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Another Earthquake Hits Near Azle

North Texas has had another minor earthquake in an area where more than a dozen quakes were recorded in November.

12/22/2013

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Another Earthquake Hits Azle

Another earthquake has hit near the North Texas town of Azle.

12/10/2013

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Earthquake Reported Near Mineral Wells

North Texas was shaken early Monday morning by another earthquake in the same general area where more than a dozen minor quakes were already recorded in November.

12/09/2013

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