This is how desperate we are to maintain. ... Contaminating water tables, drilling ever deeper under our sea bed, scrapping established safety protocol, occupying sovereign nations that hate us ... And now, causing hundreds of mini earth quakes in our own communities. Arkansas Earthquakes Linked to Fracking? Arkansas Earthquakes Linked to Fracking? Two Gas Disposal Sites Suspended â Planetsave.com: climate change and environmental news Two Gas Disposal Sites Suspended Arkansas has been rocked with earthquakes and now scientists are investigating their relationship to earthquakes, as two natural gas companies have agreed to temporarily suspend use of injection wells in central Arkansas where earthquakes keep occurring. The high-pressure wells are used to dispose of waste water from natural gas drilling. The two drilling operations are Chesapeake Energy and Clarita Operating. They have ceased operation of the wells near Greenbrier and Guy pending a panel meeting on the matter on March 29. According to the Seattle Times: The Arkansas Oil and Gas commission says there is likely a link between the wells and the earthquakes. There have been more than 800 quakes in the area in the past six months. with a magnitude 4.7 quake, the strongest in Arkansas in 35 years, hit there Sunday. âI canât go into detail at this time, but I can say that we believe there is a potential correlation between injection operations and earthquakes at one or both of those wells,â said Shane Khoury, deputy director and general counsel for the commission.