Hydraulic fracturing Site

Hydraulic fracturing Site

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Credit: Julie Dermansky/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Hydraulic fracturing industry site in the Permian Basin in West Texas. The Permian Basin is in the northwestern part of Texas and the southeastern part of New Mexico. Oil has been recovered for decades in the area. The fracking industry recently revived production and the area is experiencing a new oil boom. Permian Basin, Texas.

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