Subsurface Water


 Institute Research

"Commentary on Osborn et al. (2011) article, 'Methane Contamination of Drinking Water Accompanying Gas Well Drilling and Hydraulic Fracturing,' published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Volume 108, pp. 8172-8176" by Kenneth M. Klemow, Ph.D., Dale A. Bruns, Ph.D. & Brian Oram, P.G. (26 October 2011)


Governmental Agencies

US Environmental Protection Agency  

 

December 8, 2011 Press Release on draft analysis of possible goundwater contamination related to hydrofracking near Pavillion, Wyoming

Click here to link directly to the EPA's page on the Pavillion investigation

 

Evaluation of Impacts to Undeground Sources of Drinking Water by Hydraulic Fracturing of Coalbed Methane Reservoirs Study (2004)

PA Department of Conservation and Natural Resources


Research from Universities & Colleges

 

 Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences

Penn State University, College of Agricultural Sciences, Cooperative Extension, School of Forest Resources

Water Resources Institute at Cornell University


Newspaper Articles

Citizens Voice, Wilkes-Barre, PA 

Hazleton Standard-Speaker

Scranton Times-Tribune


Other Sources

World Oil magazine