Youngstown http://wyso.org en After Quakes, Owner to Lower Pressure in Ohio Well http://wyso.org/post/after-quakes-owner-lower-pressure-ohio-well <p>The owner of a northeast Ohio well used to dispose of wastewater from oil and gas drilling plans to remove material from it to help lower its inner pressure following 11 minor earthquakes.</p><p>State officials say they believe injecting wastewater near a fault line created enough pressure to cause seismic activity. The latest and largest quake was Saturday in the Youngtown area and registered at magnitude 4.0, which can cause moderate damage.</p> Thu, 05 Jan 2012 14:32:48 +0000 Associated Press 9509 at http://wyso.org After Quakes, Owner to Lower Pressure in Ohio Well