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FORT WORTH Big brother is about to step knee-deep into natural gas drilling. That's the word from the EPA's Region 6 chief, who spoke to a standing room only crowd of activists on Thursday night.

Dr. Al Armendariz is the agency's new boss for the five-state area that includes Texas. He said big changes are on the way changes that could alter everything from what drilling facilities are allowed to emit to how they are monitored.

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