Articles | Volume 11, issue 5
Solid Earth, 11, 1699–1729, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/se-11-1699-2020
Solid Earth, 11, 1699–1729, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/se-11-1699-2020

Research article 04 Sep 2020

Research article | 04 Sep 2020

Hydromechanical processes and their influence on the stimulation effected volume: observations from a decameter-scale hydraulic stimulation project

Hannes Krietsch et al.

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