Shale Gas Development & Your Drinking Water Supply

Ohio State University Extension Seminar Jan. 28

Topic: Shale Gas Development and Your Drinking Water Supply

Speakers: Dan Lima, OSU Extension and Sarah Cross, OSU Extension 

When: Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. 

Where: Belmont County Extension, 101 N. Market St., Suite A, St. Clairsville, OH  43950 


  • Shale Gas Update for eastern Ohio

  • Gas Well Drilling Basics (water use, hydrofracturing, wastewater)

  • Water Testing Strategies (baseline testing by industry, landowner testing)

  • Management of Private Water Wells and Springs

  • Solving Water Quality Problems

  • Analyzing Water Test Reports 

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.  Free Event with registration deadline Jan. 26, 2015.  Call 740-695-1455 to register. 

For more information: contact Dan Lima, phone: 740-695-1455 or email:  [email protected] 

Event Co-Sponsor is Ohio Farm Bureau.