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

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Patterson well 184 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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Beaver County Renewal 21 Replies

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Chesapeake Energy Royalty Statement Decoded

*Oil, Gas and Natural Gas Liquids are sold well below market value to Affiliate (Chesapeake Energy) then a royalty is paid. The product is then sold on open market for a fair market price. An investigation will show that all royalty paying sales by CHK are by the same route, a bogus sale. The Royalty Statement admits to this activity which fits the definition of Theft By Deception per Ohio Revised Code.



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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…"
25 minutes ago
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."
41 minutes ago
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"
1 hour ago
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
3 hours ago
jerry lee nichols replied to Zack Jameson's discussion 'All my land is "taken over" by the oil and gas industry.'
"Thanks JD,what do you people have against property rights anyway, By the way all of my deeds say that I am a property owner not a surface rights and depending on the latest Ohio supreme court decision,these so called mineral deeds owners are going…"
3 hours ago
A discussion started by Keith Mauck (Site Publisher) was featured

Fracking Cartoon Plays on False Information

Recently the following cartoon appeared on the Op Ed Page of The Shreveport Times.  GHS Member Skip Peel…See More
3 hours ago
Trapper replied to mike's discussion 'patterson well'
"Thanks KAR. I just keep hoping for them to branch out and make some new pads. I'm only 3 or 4 miles away and the Tennessee runs through several hundred feet of my p roperty. A pad would sure put a smile on my face! Lol!"
4 hours ago
Andrea Richlin replied to Andrea Richlin's discussion 'pennsylvania dcnr claiming mineral rights to streambeds that are on their public streambed map created by (surprise !)themselves'
"Thanks for your post John , your link to the DCNR streambed leases was great. Reviewing the deductions addendums in the contracts the state has is a great asset to anyone leasing , it will be interesting to see if they hold up in court when…"
4 hours ago
shannon reaves commented on Jon Laughner's group 'Lawrence County, PA'
"I have 50 acres on vinegar valley rd, anything going on around there, i live out of town, so i never know or see what there doing! help"
4 hours ago
Frank Walker replied to Andrea Richlin's discussion 'pennsylvania dcnr claiming mineral rights to streambeds that are on their public streambed map created by (surprise !)themselves'
"John good post.  Regarding your penultimate sentence: It's important to remember that the Chesapeake corporate mind views itself as being much more important and significant than the (to them) lowly Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.…"
5 hours ago
Frank Walker replied to Keith Mauck (Site Publisher)'s discussion 'Fracking Cartoon Plays on False Information'
"This is very, very well done by Mr. Peel.  I believe most participants here realize he has written the truth.  Kudos to Skip Peel . . . however: It is possible he has missed something really important.  Or else he has consciously…"
6 hours ago
John Harrison replied to Andrea Richlin's discussion 'pennsylvania dcnr claiming mineral rights to streambeds that are on their public streambed map created by (surprise !)themselves'
"I have no land near a stream or river but I have been interested in this issue for a while.  The DCNR website has a list of the leases signed so far.Stream Bed Leases  I have heard rumors that there is a lawsuit but I have never seen a…"
6 hours ago
Reuben replied to Rob Rotz's discussion 'Barker, Shannon Run and Nevada rd. Tell us what you are hearing...' in the group Guernsey County, OH
"I just saw this on another Guernsey County Feed. Sounds promising!!! Reply by bo boboski on Saturday GOOD NEWS!!! PDC says they may be coming back to Guernsey co. sooner than expected due to the production #s that keep exceeding expectations from…"
6 hours ago
Trapper replied to mike's discussion 'patterson well'
"Thanks Mike. Good to hear from you! I wonder why they keep drilling here and let so many other leaseholds languish? In the next 16-18 months they will have to re-sign thousands of acres to hold on to them. One would think they'd be…"
6 hours ago
mike replied to mike's discussion 'patterson well'
"Here we go another well @ Patterson pad. This time its Sidwinder drilling rig 62 the pics are from today May 29 2015 "
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Philip Thackray replied to FairMktValue's discussion 'Middlesex Twp. Zoneing Challange Geyer Well et al' in the group Butler County, PA
"Check out: Marcellusdrilling.com today for Rex/Geyer news."
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