Large Reserve of Utica Shale Gas Could Lie Beneath State Forest Land

State Impact By Susan Phillips Tapping the Utica Shale in north central Pennsylvania could become the state’s next natural gas drilling boom, at least once the pipelines get built. Seneca Resources has announced the successful completion of a well on state forest land in Tioga County. Seneca, a subsidiary of National Fuel Gas Company, says […]

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Shale gas activity reignites

By Sharon Corderman After a quiet lull, activity surrounding natural gas exploration and production is picking up in Potter and Tioga counties. And, once again, the excitement is over a shale formation, this time the Utica shale. Located a few thousand feet below the Marcellus shale, which caused a leasing frenzy in Pennsylvania a number […]

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