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Gas Leasing: What Happens on the Land

Once deep well-drilling leases are signed, what happens next on the land?

With rising energy prices, gas drilling, especially deep well drilling in the Marcellus shale, became widespread. Forest landowners signed long-term leases to allow drilling on their properties. Now with the leases signed, what happens next on the land? Don Woodring, Clinton County Extension Educator, discusses the impacts on the forest, land, and water as drilling commences.

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Don Woodring, Clinton County Extension Educator