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Research Says Areas of West Texas Sinking at High Rates

New research from geo-physicists at Southern Methodist University says areas in West Texas are becoming unstable and sinking. Part of the reason why: decades of oil and gas activity.

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Don’t Park Your Car In Parts of the Permian Basin – Researchers Say They’re Sinking

Does the Wink Sink ring any bells for you? It is, as the name implies, a pair of giant sinkholes near the town of Wink, located about 60 miles west of Odessa. One of the reasons why they’re remarkable is … Continue reading

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