"The permitting of gas wells is restricted in, and around, the watersheds providing water to major municipalities. NYC has a powerful advocate group to defend their water supplies, and works in lock step with the NYS DEC. Here is an…"
"Of course you should verify this with legal counsel, but your original contract (lease agreement) should stand as originally documented. Ideally, you reviewed the original with some sort of legal aid to ensure that ammendments are to be agreed upon…"
"We have just formed our own landowners group www.sidneylandowners.webs.com and It appears that Hess Oil is very active and waiting for January 1st to roll around. They of course will not be doing the drillling as they outsource that to several other…"
"Have you joined a coalition in your area, or signed with a gas company? They are very heavy in my area (Afton, NY closer to Harpursville). We are so close to the Millenium Pipeline it only makes sense we are top on their list. A good friend of mine…"
Nov 30, 2009
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On Sunday, August 29, 2010 and unknown operator (believe it is NorNew) was flying a helicopter over our property. I assume they are surveying for the route of the gathering pipeline, which will connect to the Millenium pipeline. The neighboring properties (2-3 farms) have already signed lease agreements and or easements for gathering lines.
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Just wanted to touch base with you. Hope things are well and that this is a site where you can dive in and begin contributing. Please be sure to check out our county groups and see if there is a county you can participate in. Have fun "shaling."
We have just formed our own landowners group www.sidneylandowners.webs.com and It appears that Hess Oil is very active and waiting for January 1st to roll around. They of course will not be doing the drillling as they outsource that to several other smaller companies. Sad part is everyone is excited about the Marcellus Shale, when we basically sit on 7 differant shale formations... I am assembling a paper compiling everything I could intelligently gather so people would have one document to review.
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 ]