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The link between earthquakes and the energy industry is growing clearer, but fracking itself isn’t the culprit, experts said at the AAAS Annual Meeting.

Water is becoming scarcer as climate change alters its availability, while population growth is fueling an ever-growing demand. These realities make clear that society must move beyond old approaches to regulating and managing water to meet future challenges, John Tubbs, a veteran water policy leader, said at AAAS.