Thanks to Dave Taylor, below are valuable resources to learn more about Marcellus Shale Gas Drilling in our area.  All documents below are in PDF format.

  • Drilling Issues:   explores the issues surrounding the possible economic and environmental impact of drilling in our area.
  • Oil & Gas Leases:  explains issues and concerns for leasing in both the Marcellus & Utica shale formations
  • People Impact: drilling  impacts on persons and surrounding environments
  • Underground Water Movement:  a document describing the unknown potential impacts of drilling due to uncertainties regarding the movement of water underground