USGS

Two Earthquakes Shake Northwest Wyoming Sunday Night
On Sunday night November 22nd, 2015, two earthquakes occurred 10 miles north of Dubois, Wyoming and were heard and felt in the small community. According to USGS, one temblor occurred at 7:54 PM MST and was reported as a 3.0 magnitude. This was followed by another at 8:06 PM MST and this one reporte…
Earthquake Rattles Afton Wyoming
According to the USGS, an earthquake that measured 4.0 on the Richter Scale rattled the western parts of Wyoming at about 11:30 PM last night. The epicenter was described as being 14 miles WNW of Afton, Wyoming and was approximately 3 miles deep. Reports are coming in that it was felt in Kemmerer, W…
Will The World End On December 21st?
There is a lot of information out in the wold today about the impending doom and gloom that has been forecast by some for the end of the world on December 21st. Will this be a physical end of the world? A spiritual end? Or will it be another bust like Y2K? With perfect timing […]
New Wyo. Tests Show Less Benzene In Fracking Zone
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Both sides of the debate over whether hydraulic fracturing has contaminated groundwater in Wyoming say they need more time to analyze the results of testing done by the U.S. Geological Survey before they can comment. The USGS tested one of two wells dug by the EPA, and f…