10 Mar '12, 1pm

Waste water injection well caused 12 earthquakes in Ohio #News_and_Events #earthquakes

Waste water injection well caused 12 earthquakes in Ohio #News_and_Events #earthquakes

In Youngstown, Ohio, a series of earthquakes occurred between March 31st 2011 and December 31 2011. The quakes, 12 in total, all occurred within a 3 mile radius of the Northstar 1 injection well, according to the Ohio Seismic Network, a division of the Ohio Department of Natural Resources . The earthquakes ranged in magnitude from 2.1 to 4.0 and occurred 3 months after the well went into operation. The day of the last quake on December 31st occurred the day after the well was shut down.

Full article: http://bluelivingideas.com/2012/03/10/waste-water-injecti...

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