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Finding Oil In Texas Is Easy, Just Look On The Ground

There's a lot of drilling going on in Texas for oil and gas. So much, that Texas is a big reason why the United States is now producing more oil than it imports. But it all begins with what in the oil business is the most fundamental of challenges: finding the right place to drill, a place to hit "black gold", not a "dry hole." StateImpact reporter Dave Fehling has more.

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Very small concentrations, yet they’re significant as far as providing clues as to the location of oil and gas.”

—Deet Schumacher

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