USGS: M 5.0 – 43km W of Mentone, Texas (has map)
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”
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 videohttp://video.lpb.org/video/2365538299/ to see Bayou Corne Sinkhole
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.”
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 –
May 3 –
LINK – http://youtu.be/JAErvTP-akI
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
LINK – http://youtu.be/hjZvtTrHuT0
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.
Whatever is remaining of the cavern atBayou Corne seems to be falling to pieces starting Sunday night around 8 p.m.. LA12 view then.
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white paper: Human-Induced Earthquakes from Deep-Well Injection: A Brief Overview
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.
Note: some updates are in the comments.
The Advocate – Plans on the table for La. 70 emergency bypass around Bayou Corne sinkhole < has map
Some quakes to note-