Water extraction triggers quake

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  1. parijataka

    parijataka Senior Member Senior Member

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    This happened in Spain where a large aquifer was over-exploited between 1960-2010. I wonder if some of the quakes being reported over the last couple of years could be due to similar effects of human interference in the Earth's crust.

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    Ray The Chairman Defence Professionals Moderator

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    I presume any action that causes natural imbalance will find an equal and opposite reaction.
     

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