Saturday Shakes at New Madrid Fault



That sinkhole in the parking lot in Miss. this weekend was discussed in comments here. Strange Sounds has a story for more info.
See “Enormous sinkhole swallows 15 cars in Meridian, Mississippi
Also see “Fault Lines in the US: This Map Shows the Major Earthquake Hazard Areas Within the United States

Yellowstone Updated

Happy Birthday, Lake FUBAR!

WFAB – Bayou Corne residents, officials reflect on 3-year anniversary of sinkhole

LT General Russel Honore (Ret) & Mike Schaff talk about Bayou Corne.
Louisiana: The State We’re In – 07/31/15
Forward to 17:52 on this video to see Bayou Corne Sinkhole

NEWS near Pecos, Texas

2015 Gulf of Mexico dead zone ‘above average’

“Scientists have found this year’s Gulf of Mexico dead zone, an area of low to no oxygen that can kill fish and marine life, is, at 16 767 square km (6 474 square miles), above average in size and larger than forecast by NOAA in June. The larger than expected forecast was caused by heavy June rains throughout the Mississippi River watershed, NOAA reports.”

2.8 Quake in SW Tennessee

News (old and new)


Huge fluid movement at Lake FUBAR for over 2 hours starting at 2:30 A.M. – LA12 shows it. It might be this New Guinea 7.2 quakeOR – more likely, this 4.0 quake near Dallas, Texas. MAP

Inst. of Southern Studies Looting Louisiana: How the Jindal administration is helping Big Oil rip off a cash-strapped state

Video – Weeping Willow calls up DNR –

Texas: From Fracking Boom to Water Revolution


May 3 –


NEW MADRID FAULT blog item from 2013

A bunch of stuff from 2013<- includes BP and Texas Brine

A lot of misc. items on all subjects




We found this item on South American lithium and brine and wondered if Texas Brine had an interest in the lithium craze (auto batteries) going on now. We didn’t see Louisiana on the list. Or here. Not that they can’t keep a secret.



Is The Cavern Cracking Up? Texas has Quake Swarm


Whatever is remaining of the cavern atBayou Corne seems to be falling to pieces starting Sunday night around 8 p.m.. LA12 view then.






 fluid at 5 p.m.LA12 shows it



Strange Sounds – Unexplained Loud Booms Are Escalating Across The USA in January 2015 And Nobody Knows Why!

Tues. afternoon – Dallas area shaken by small 3.5 earthquake
Texas seismologists investigate quakes near old Cowboys stadium
3.6 quake near Dallas

Wed. – Series of North Texas quakes continues into Wednesday morning

Earthquakes Tuesday-Wednesday

  • 3.1 magnitude, 12:59 a.m. Wednesday, 2 miles north-northeast of Irving.
  • 2.7 magnitude, 10:12 p.m., 2 miles northeast of Irving.
  • 2.4 magnitude, 10:05 p.m., 2 miles north-northeast of Irving.
  • 1.7 magnitude, 9:52 p.m., 4 miles northeast of Irving.
  • 2.7 magnitude, 8:12 p.m., 2 miles northeast of Irving.
  • 2.9 magnitude, 8:11 p.m,. 3 miles east-northeast of Irving.
  • 3.6 magnitude, 6:52 p.m., 4 miles east-northeast of Irving.
  • 3.5 magnitude, 3:10 p.m., 3 miles east-northeast of Irving.
  • 2.3 magnitude, 7:37 a.m., 2 miles northeast of Irving.

Related?? –
white paper: Human-Induced Earthquakes from Deep-Well Injection: A Brief Overview

No News is Not Good News at Bayou Corne


We didn’t bother with a weekend news report since we can’t find anything to report.

There hasn’t been an accounting of Crosstex butane since November(!).

Meanwhile the helicordes continue to report non-stop instability at Bayou Corne.  stability

    Note: some updates are in the comments.

Wednesday Update:

Drum solo by Lake FUBAR


The AdvocatePlans on the table for La. 70 emergency bypass around Bayou Corne sinkhole < has map

Some quakes to note-