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Pro fracing documentary needs our help

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radioactivity in fracking wastewater 3 Replies

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abandonment clause/ to be or not to be? 10 Replies

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what is the going rate for pipeline easements. 13 Replies

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

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All my land is "taken over" by the oil and gas industry. 10 Replies

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Magnum Hunter/Selling 5K acres Tyler Co WV 175 Replies

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Beaver County Renewal 20 Replies

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Wetzel county 10 Replies

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Royalties per acre.

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Meter/valve site for Rover.....what's it worth? 6 Replies

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Tax on the sale of leases 7 Replies

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Property in 2 units 44 Replies

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wells are being shut in 20 Replies

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REX ENERGY Q&A 39 Replies

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Noble County, west of I77 Belle Valley area 5 Replies

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Posted by Bob Perkins on November 20, 2014 at 6:32pm

Chesapeake Energy Royalty Statement Decoded

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Josh and Zack Jameson are now friends
46 minutes ago
Joseph-Ohio replied to Joseph-Ohio's discussion 'Any News On The Ashtabula County Magyar Well ? ?' in the group Ashtabula County, OH
"I take the null response as a negatory."
2 hours ago
David Perotto posted a discussion

Pro fracing documentary needs our help

Vic Furman is a true friend of the oil and gas industry and landowners in particular. He is creating a documentary to promote fracing and needs funding to complete the project. Please support his efforts, find more information here:…See More
2 hours ago
David Perotto replied to Paul Heckbert's discussion 'radioactivity in fracking wastewater'
"Thank God"
2 hours ago
rmc replied to kit's discussion 'abandonment clause/ to be or not to be?'
"I remeber the last ROW easement on my farm I told them to come back to negotiatate with me when they where ready to pay. Other words I wasn't interested in any options period. Which is how they find the cheapest route by buying options on route…"
2 hours ago
MJ replied to Paul Heckbert's discussion 'radioactivity in fracking wastewater'
"Mr Squinty just likes to get a rise every once in a while.  He is convinced of everything he hashes and rehashes about the evils of fracking.  This is the new "greeny way".  None of them even realize how they have been…"
3 hours ago
Michael Allen replied to clyde vanhoose's discussion 'what is the going rate for pipeline easements.'
"If it is a natural gas pipeline and it crosses state lines, interstate pipeline, then it is regulated by FERC. If it is an intrastate pipeline and does not cross a state line, then it must comply with state regs and statutes which define a utility…"
4 hours ago
R replied to clyde vanhoose's discussion 'what is the going rate for pipeline easements.'
4 hours ago
Michael Allen replied to clyde vanhoose's discussion 'what is the going rate for pipeline easements.'
"Once the pipeline company gets their FERC certificate, the negotiations will go very fast and any offers on the table along with any language changes in the easement should be concluded as soon as possible. Reason being that the pipeline company…"
4 hours ago
patrick replied to Keith Mauck (Site Publisher)'s discussion 'A New Effort on GMS: A Mineral Sales Survey'
"Mine was for all strata"
4 hours ago
JD Stillwater replied to Zack Jameson's discussion 'All my land is "taken over" by the oil and gas industry.'
"The pipeline companies, especially the ones with FERC approval, can and do "just come on your land and do whatever they want." Yeah, they have to pay compensation, but you still lose the quiet enjoyment of the land. I bought land in rural…"
5 hours ago
searcherone replied to searcherone's discussion 'Magnum Hunter/Selling 5K acres Tyler Co WV'
5 hours ago
Ethan Taylor replied to clyde vanhoose's discussion 'what is the going rate for pipeline easements.'
"Bob...how does one determine the fair/actual market price? We are in the process of negotiating with Columbia Gas (the Leach Xpress pipeline will cross 2+ miles of our property in Perry County, OH) but we've already been told not to expect…"
5 hours ago
Jonathan H replied to kit's discussion 'abandonment clause/ to be or not to be?'
"I have heard a rule of thumb that at the moment I don't completely remember - I think it was to start negotiating at $3 per inch of diameter per foot of length and go up from there. For example, by this a 12 inch pipe would be $36/foot and 2 12…"
6 hours ago
Gregory L Cardosi replied to marilyn nesbitt's discussion 'Beaver County Renewal'
"Interesting info Marilyn, ours is also with CHK  and due to expire in Sept. Hope the renewal will hold true for us too. We also were given 1,500/acre and a lump sum. We'll be happy if it's the same deal. We only…"
6 hours ago
Mike Stephens replied to Mike Stephens's discussion 'Lepley Well Pad Ready to go!' in the group Belmont County, OH
"Ok, I found the Conway property. I looked at what was going on there last Sunday (May 24th). That is a rather large pad that is being constructed there. I can't wait to see how many laterals are going to be run out of there."
6 hours ago
 
 
 

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