ND oil drilling not disturbing underground nukes

“Intense oil drilling that’s honeycombing western North Dakota has not disturbed nuclear-tipped missiles buried beneath much of the same real estate that companies are targeting for crude, the military says.”

Read the Associated Press report.

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One response to “ND oil drilling not disturbing underground nukes

  1. Water tables and missile silos are never more than a couple hundred feet deep. Fracking takes place in rock formations *thousands* of feet deep. Two miles (10,000 feet) makes for a HUGE safety zone.

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