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August 25, 2018
Ned Kruger, left, and Levi Moxness, of the North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources Geological Survey, collect sand samples from state land in Billings County. Courtesy of the North Dakota Geological Survey
Geologists study ND sand for use in fracking
August 25, 2018 - 5:46pm
February 9, 2018
 wastewater injection well in Prague, Okla. Oklahoma is by far the state most affected by earthquakes triggered by human activity — primarily oil and gas operations — according to a map released by the United States Geological Survey on April 23, 2015. (Nick Oxford/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
New breed of fracking earthquakes sends warning to oil drillers
February 9, 2018 - 12:54pm
January 18, 2018
Becky Barnes is pictured digging out a rib, next to a cast bone, her jug of sun tea, and supplies at a dig held near Bismarck. (Photo courtesy of the North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources)
North Dakota Geological Survey announces public fossil dig dates
January 18, 2018 - 4:24am
February 3, 2016
Pierce County bans deep bore drilling
February 3, 2016 - 6:40am
January 29, 2016
'Deep concern' raised over Rugby test
January 29, 2016 - 6:35am