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abandonment clause/ to be or not to be? 12 Replies

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Patterson well 185 Replies

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Question about Hilcorp's Central Facility/Compressor Station 7 Replies

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Temporary Line Wefler Well Monroe County 1 Reply

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Pulaski Township PA - Zoning Hearing Board 3 Replies

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All my land is "taken over" by the oil and gas industry. 26 Replies

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Fracking Cartoon Plays on False Information 1 Reply

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wells are being shut in 21 Replies

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Radioactivity in fracking wastewater 11 Replies

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Lawsuit Against Pulaski Supervisors Re: Hilcorp Wells 6 Replies

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Ohio Leased Landowners must read. 69 Replies

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Huge increase in industrial use of nat gas 1 Reply

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what is the going rate for pipeline easements. 16 Replies

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Royalties per acre. 3 Replies

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Beaver County Renewal 21 Replies

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Pro fracing documentary needs our help

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A New Effort on GMS: A Mineral Sales Survey 8 Replies

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Jonathan H replied to kit's discussion 'abandonment clause/ to be or not to be?'
"I heard it last year - I am sure the companies are using the excuse of lower prices to squeeze land owners every way they can; consider for yourself - is it worth the hassle to you for the total amount they will pay you to have your property…"
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Trapper replied to mike's discussion 'Patterson well'
"Drove by there this evening. Sure is good to see a rig so close to home again! Gives a person some hope!"
2 hours ago
Trapper commented on Jon Laughner's group 'Lawrence County, PA'
"Can anyone near Chewton help Shannon out? I think that is Wayne Twp."
2 hours ago
Ragnars Repo replied to Michelle Hoffman's discussion 'Question about Hilcorp's Central Facility/Compressor Station'
"50db at what range is the big question."
2 hours ago
james commented on Elnathan Cory's group 'Mercer County, PA'
"Several water trucks in and out of there today, we followed 6 of them that jumped onto interstate 79 today around 9:30 am."
2 hours ago
kit replied to kit's discussion 'abandonment clause/ to be or not to be?'
"so,this rule of thumb may I ask , does it seem to hold water in monroe county. This company is now wanting to give us 57.00 bucks for 24 inch round and 2 10 inch pipes...with no abandonment clause. lawyer says still real low. So three pipes at 57…"
3 hours ago
kit replied to Old School Driller Descendant's discussion 'Temporary Line Wefler Well Monroe County'
"Hi there Old school. my email is [email protected] I have some info for you, you can email if you wish. its best to email with information that has personal numbers. thanks kit"
3 hours ago
Cat replied to FairMktValue's discussion 'Middlesex Twp. Zoneing Challange Geyer Well et al' in the group Butler County, PA
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WTF commented on Elnathan Cory's group 'Mercer County, PA'
"Chevron--Bowser site on Hossack Road has activity after several months of nothing. looks like they are getting ready to start fracking. Chevron posted several signs on Route 62 directing traffic to the well site. "
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Cat replied to RB's discussion 'What's going on with Middlesex Township in Butler County?' in the group Butler County, PA
4 hours ago
John Smith replied to Michelle Hoffman's discussion 'Question about Hilcorp's Central Facility/Compressor Station'
"Hey Michelle, You are giving out false information.Here is a chart of common sounds and their decibel readings.At 50db is about light traffic or inside your home a refrigerator . If you are going to use science and put numbers to things please do…"
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John Smith replied to Michelle Hoffman's discussion 'Pulaski Township PA - Zoning Hearing Board'
"I'm not an anit-fracker or anti business or anti growth. The but IS that does heavy industry belong so close to people's homes?   Zoning is put in place to keep like uses with like uses and protect property values at . The zoning…"
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Doug Duffield replied to Andrea Richlin's discussion 'PA DNR claiming mineral rights to streambeds that are on their public streambed map'
"Did you request a face to face meeting with Chesapeake to resolve these issues? I would question the navigability and riparian rights if the streamed in question was dry."
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rmc replied to Ron Hale's discussion 'Your Case Against Chipmunk Energy (Your Producer) Shorting You Royalties In Violation Of Your Lease'
"Thanks makes for interesting reading"
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A discussion started by Andrea Richlin was featured

PA DNR claiming mineral rights to streambeds that are on their public streambed map

I have land in a unit in Bradford county  operated by Chesapeake.  While waiting for division orders on the unit that started production in Nov. 2014 , i was told that unit's setup by land dept was not completed yet , although unit was filed in…See More
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