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Employees of an oil and gas company work on a natural gas valve at a hydraulic fracturing site. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Texas Among States With Complaints Of Contaminated Water From Drilling

Texas is among at least four states that have received complaints of well-water contamination from oil or gas drilling.

01/05/2014

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Local Water Company Using Good Fortune To Help Others

When the McCombs moved onto their new piece of property in Keller, they were literally flooded with water problems. The family had found a long-forgotten spring.

CBS 11–04/22/2013

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Answer To Lancaster Water Woes Just Down The Road

Livestock lovers and even some rural homeowners near Lancaster are fretting over a water source that’s going away. An inexpensive water dispensing pay station in Lancaster is set to shut down on October 1.

08/23/2011

A Chesapeake Energy natural gas well site. (credit: AP Photo/Ralph Wilson)

UTA Researchers Accepting Well Water Samples For Fracking Study

Some North Texas researchers hope to become the first to figure out if the controversial hydraulic fracturing or “fracking” process is to blame for chemicals in well water.

06/02/2011