Fracking and the controversy surrounding it

Associate Professor Vernon Kramer from Del Mar College discusses the process of fracking in South Texas.

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - The Eagle Ford Shale is a vital revenue stream in South Texas despite a reduction in workers over the past couple of years and concerns by some over fracking.

Tonight at 10, we continue with our "Verify Road Trip" series. We will focus on the controversy surrounding pumping high pressure water into the ground digging up shale and earthquakes some say are a result of the process.

In "Verify Road Trip" we hear from one Texas viewer who traveled to Oklahoma --sight of many of those tremors to learn more.
Associate professor and Geology expert Vernon Kramer with Del Mar College explains the ins and outs of this method of drilling.


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