natural resources http://hppr.org en Texas Leads the Country in Natural Gas Production http://hppr.org/post/texas-leads-country-natural-gas-production <p><strong><a href="http://stateimpact.npr.org/texas/2013/08/20/mapped-where-natural-gas-is-in-texas/">State Impact Texas</a></strong> reported that Texas has about 23 percent of the country’s natural gas reserves.&nbsp; Horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking,” has allowed more production than any other state.</p><p> Fri, 23 Aug 2013 05:00:02 +0000 Cindee Talley 20598 at http://hppr.org Texas Leads the Country in Natural Gas Production Oklahoma Water Statutes Trump Texas Compacts http://hppr.org/post/oklahoma-water-statutes-trump-texas-compacts <p>A recent Supreme Court ruling found the interstate water compact between the states of Texas and Oklahoma does not supersede Oklahoma's water statues.&nbsp; Recent stories from <strong><a href="http://stateimpact.npr.org/texas">State Impact Texas</a></strong>, provide the <a href="http://stateimpact.npr.org/oklahoma/2013/06/13/supreme-court-sides-with-oklahoma-in-tarrant-v-herrman/"><strong>legal document</strong></a> and insight from <strong><a href="http://stateimpact.npr.org/texas/2013/06/13/supreme-court-backs-oklahoma-over-texas-water-district/">Gabriel Eckstein</a></strong>, law professor and water expert, as well as <strong><a href="http://stateimpact.npr.org/texas/2013/06/14/after-supreme-court-water-ruling-whats-next-for-texas/">Sara Tran</a></strong>, SMU law professor. Sun, 16 Jun 2013 23:43:44 +0000 Cindee Talley 17427 at http://hppr.org Oklahoma Water Statutes Trump Texas Compacts