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  1. Study: California has given away rights to farm more water than it hasRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Daily Democrat

    California has allocated five times more surface water than the state actually has, making it hard for regulators to tell whose supplies should be cut during a drought, University of California researchers reported.

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  2. Study: California has given away rights to farm more water than it hasRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Daily Democrat

    California has allocated five times more surface water than the state actually has, making it hard for regulators to tell whose supplies should be cut during a drought, University of California researchers reported.

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  3. Oklahoma Tops Continental US Earthquake ChartRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... fact is the earth is shaking here in Oklahoma more than anywhere else in the lower 48. According to the US Geological Survey (USGS), since the beginning of 2014, Idaho has had 22 earthquakes magnitude 3.0 or greater, they're number five on the list. ...

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  4. Hawaii island observatory once again monitoring volcanoes, quakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    The Hawaiian Volcano Observatory has resumed monitoring volcanoes and earthquakes following the power issues that plagued the Hawaii island facility after Tropical Storm Iselle, officials said Tuesday.

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  5. Mike Hall: Nonsense never stopsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | The Capital-Journal

    We haven't won either of those wars yet. The same can be said of my personal War on Nonsense.

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  6. How Fracking In Maryland Would Threaten The Health Of Anyone Who Breathes NearbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | ThinkProgress

    Fracking in Maryland would pose a risk of harmful air pollution and would bring jobs that could be dangerous for workers, a new report has found.

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  7. Frack-Quakes Less IntenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Manufacturing.net

    Man-made earthquakes, a side effect of some high-tech energy drilling, cause less shaking and in general are about 16 times weaker than natural earthquakes with the same magnitude, a new federal study found.

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  8. 4.2-magnitude quake shakes central OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | KSAT-TV San Antonio

    A 4.2-magnitude earthquake struck near Guthrie, Oklahoma, at 7:41 a.m. CT Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

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  9. 3D Mapping Data's Future: 8 ExamplesRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | InsuranceTech

    ... in supporting the nation's infrastructure, agriculture, and security. To address the issue, the US Geological Survey (USGS), along with other government agencies and the private sector, recently launched the 3D Elevation Program (3DEP) to replace ...

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  10. 4.2 Earthquake - OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | CNN

    ... increase in quake activity over the past couple of years. Almost 3,000 total in 2013 per the US Geological Survey (USGS). The theories for the sudden and alarming rise in quakes in Oklahoma range from the activity known as 'Fracking' or hydraulic ...

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  11. Rights to California surface water far greater than average runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | McClatchy

    California over the last century has issued water rights that amount to roughly five times the state's average annual runoff, according to new research that underscores a chronic imbalance between supply and demand.

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  12. 4.2 magnitude quake shakes OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | 13WHAM

    A 4.2 magnitude earthquake struck near Guthrie, Oklahoma, at 7:41 a.m. CT Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

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  13. Earthquake Rattles Central Oklahoma, Caught On Camera During NewscastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    A 4.2-magnitude earthquake struck near Guthrie, Oklahoma, at 7:41 a.m. CT Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

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  14. Fracking-induced earthquakes less hazardous than natural ones, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | CBC News

    A drill rig owned by Enid, Okla.-based Continental Resources Inc. aims for oil from the Bakken Shale via a process called fracking.

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  15. Earthquake Shakes Central OK Residents AwakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | News9 Oklahoma City

    According to the U.S. Geological Survey , a 4.2 magnitude earthquake was recorded at 7:41 a.m. Its epicenter was located four miles south, southwest of Guthrie, 11 miles north of Edmond, and 24 miles north of Oklahoma City.

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  16. Earthquake Gap: Insurance Sales Falling As Risk RisesRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Insurance Journal West

    While earthquake risks are rising in the U.S., fewer homeowners nationally say they have earthquake insurance, creating a potentially huge gap in coverage, according to the Insurance Information Institute.

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  17. Federal survey finds man-made earthquakes cause less shaking than natural quakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Greeley Tribune

    Man-made earthquakes, a side effect of some high-tech energy drilling, cause less shaking and in general are about 16 times weaker than natural earthquakes with the same magnitude, a new federal study found.

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  18. Feds: Man-made earthquakes cause less shakingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    A new federal study finds that man-made earthquakes cause less shaking and in general are about 16 times weaker than natural earthquakes with the same magnitude. But the U.S. Geological Survey study finds that within 6 miles of the fault, artificial and natural quakes feel pretty much the same.

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  19. Earthquake: 3.5 quake strikes near Alturas, Calif.Read the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Los Angeles Times

    A shallow-magnitude 3.5 earthquake was reported Monday night 24 miles from Alturas, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

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  20. Faux Quake, Less ShakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | The Intelligencer

    Man-made earthquakes, a side effect of some high-tech energy drilling, cause less shaking and in general are about 16 times weaker than natural earthquakes with the same magnitude, a new federal study found.

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