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Information and Resources

There are many citizen, academic, private, and government groups collecting and sharing information about natural gas development of the Marcellus Shale on the internet. We cannot attest to the accuracy of web sites nor provide a comprehensive list. However, here are a few sources that provide a starting point for finding information:



Community Groups

There are many community groups focused on the issue with varied interests including:


The Marcellus Shale Coalition is an association of energy companies that represent the Marcellus Shale Gas industry to government, regulators, and the public. The Coalition's guiding principles require that members provide safe workplaces for workers and local communities, and utilize environmentally sound practices.

Compiled by the University of Rochester Environmental Health Sciences Center. Last updated October 5, 2012