StateImpact

StateImpact Oklahoma is a collaboration of KGOUKOSUKWGS and KCCU. Joe Wertz and Logan Layden travel the state to report on the intersection of government, industry, natural resources and the Oklahoma workforce.

Dustin Green, owner of 10 Acre Woods farm near Norman, feeds a few of his 400 or so chickens.

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Dustin Green, owner of 10 Acre Woods farm near Norman, feeds a few of his 400 or so chickens.

A NextEra Renewable Energy Resources wind farm site near Elk City, Okla.

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A wind farm near Elk City, Okla.

After this quarry near a U.S. Silica sand mining operation was mined out, clear blue aquifer water filled it in.

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A quarry near Ada filled with water from the Arbuckle-Simpson Aquifer.

Donald Trump at a campaign stop at the Oklahoma State Fair in September 2015.

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Donald Trump at a campaign stop at the Oklahoma State Fair in September 2015.

Members of the Choctaw Nation gather at the Hugo Community Center to hear details on the new water deal from attorney Michael Burrage.

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The Oklahoma Scenic Rivers Commission and audience members listen to a presentation on right-to-farm at the April 19 meeting in Tahlequah, Okla.

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A disposal well in northwestern Oklahoma operated by Newfield Exploration Mid-Continent.

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A disposal well in northwestern Oklahoma operated by Newfield Exploration Mid-Continent.

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