Links / Resources



Athens County Ohio – Short series of videos – points of view from area residents by Julia Van Wagenen from Athens News

ABC News Story – Are deep injection wells in Arkansas causing earthquakes?

OH Landowner Leasing Considerations with Unconventional Gas Wells – PowerPoint show with narrative 70MB download (Sorry for big download). By Carroll County Concerned Citizens

Series of Audio and Video Stories by Appalshop and wmmt Radio


Gas Drilling Impacts on Water Quality – Interview conducted by OSU

Series of Audio and Video Stories by Appalshop and wmmt Radio

Website Links

Federal Agencies

Environmental Protection Agency – Hydraulic Fracturing

Bureau of Land Management – Oil and Gas Statistics

Department of Interior – New Energy Frontier (presentation)

U.S. Geological Survey – Oil and Gas

State Agencies

Department of Natural Resources – Shale Development

Department of Natural Resources – Geological Survey

Department of Natural Resources – Permits Issued

Department of Natural Resources – STRONGER Review (State Review of Oil and Natural Gas Environmental Regulations, Inc)

Environmental Protection Agency – Marcellus and Utica Information

Oil & Gas Industry

Ohio Oil and Gas Energy and Education Program (OGEEP) – Leasing Information

Ohio Oil and Gas Association (OOGA)

Frac Focus – Chemical Disclosure Registry

America’s Natural Gas Alliance (ANGA)

American Association of Professional Landmen (AAPL)


Ohio State University Extension – Shale Development

Ohio State University Extension – Marcellus Shale Documents for Landowners

The Penn State Marcellus Center for Outreach and Research

Marcellus Shale Education and Training Center

Non Profit and or Citizen bASED Organizations

Ohio Environmental Council – Fracking

Natural Resources Defense Council – Hydraulic Fracturing

Network for Oil and Gas Accountability and Protection (NEOGAP)

Ohio Sierra Club – Gas and Oil Fracking

Ohio Citizen Action – Resources on Fracking

Ohio Farm Bureau

Texas Land and Mineral Owners Association

Catskill Citizens for Safe Energy – Page on Fracking – New York

Slow Down Fracking Athens County

Wetzel County Action Group


Federal Agencies

State Agencies

Oil & Gas Industry


Non Profit Organizations