I've seen a map where the depth of the shale layer is much deeper in the top northeast part of Pleasants and the area between St. Marys and Parkersburg. I have about three thousand acres setting in this latter area. Would the depth of the shale (25-50) make this area more valuable to the o and g companies? We have started to actively pursue leasing. Steven, I will let you know what we find out.
What makes this site so great? Well, I think it's the fact that, quite frankly, we all have a lot at stake in this thing they call shale. But beyond that, this site is made up of individuals who have worked hard for that little yard we call home. Or, that farm on which blood, sweat and tears have fallen.[ Read More ]