Community Resources

Safety and the Environment

Comprehensive regulations governing Texas oil and natural gas exploration and production are protecting the environment. Oil and natural gas operators that don’t follow strict oil and gas regulations can lose their permit to operate in Texas.


Environmental Practices in Fracking

Many people don’t know that hydraulic fracturing, commonly known as fracking, is performed safely and responsibly to benefit Texas families all across the state. Read about fracking’s environmental benefits below and watch TXOGA President Todd Staples as he explains how fracking impacts our everyday lives.

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