The Paisano

UT system leases West Texas land for fracking

September 22, 2015

Urub Khawaja , The Paisano Of the 2.1 million acres the UT system land owns across the region of West Texas, 95% of the land has been leased for the purpose of fracking ­or high-volume hydraulic fracturing, according to a report by the nonprofit organization Environment Texas Resear...