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Kansans Worry as Number of Earthquakes Continues to Rise

Anthony, Kansas, has been at the heart of Kansas earthquakes after the proliferation of wastewater disposal wells. (Photo Credit: Brian Grimmett, Kansas News Service)

A decade ago, it was rare to feel an earthquake in Kansas, but recently the state has been hit with thousands of them. The most frequently shaken area has been Harper County in south central Kansas.  Residents of the Flint Hills -- to the north -- want to stave off earthquakes that could shake their homes by limiting oil and gas operations. From the Kansas News Service Brian Grimmett reports.


 
 
             

 

 

 

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