Texas oil and gas agency investigating 5.4 magnitude earthquake in West Texas, the largest in three decades

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The quake was the third largest in Texas history, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. An increase in seismic activity in Texas has been linked to injecting fracking wastewater underground.

Weaving earthquake risk into city resiliency plans

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All U.S. communities, even those outside of California, should consider earthquakes when planning and building infrastructure, said UCLA professor Scott Brandenberg.