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