A Fault Line Next to Lake Peigneur

This picture has information about the Lake Arthur Fault that runs alongside Lake Peigneur. It continues through the Magnolia salt dome at Bayou Corne/Napoleonville and continues on as the Frenier Fault toward Lake Pontchartrain.

The yellow blobs are salt domes

Lake map of faults

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MORE: EVIDENCE OF NEOTECTONIC ACTIVITY IN SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA  – a thesis

In this paper on p. 30 it concludes on topic of causes of fault movement . . .

faulting

. . .  Now who do we know who would be DUMB ENOUGH TO EXTRACT A LOT OF GROUNDWATER ON A FAULT?? 

Hmmm. . . . who could that be??

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