Oil and gas operations triggering earthquakes in Oklahoma

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Many residents have been saying it for years. And now geologists agree: oil and gas drilling operations are triggering earthquakes in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. The number of quakes has skyrocketed recently, and there’s been a lot of debate about the exact cause. CCTV’s Hendrik Sybrandy filed this report.

Oil and gas operations triggering earthquakes in Oklahoma

Oil and gas operations triggering earthquakes in Oklahoma

Many residents have been saying it for years. And now geologists agree: oil-and-gas drilling operations are triggering earthquakes in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. The number of quakes has skyrocketed recently, and there's been a lot of debate about the exact cause. CCTV's Hendrik Sybrandy filed this report.