What are some of the issues at stake? Although the hydraulic fracturing
method used by natural gas drilling companies is currently exempted from
regulations contained within the federal Safe Water Drinking Act, drilling
may have significant impacts on both the quantity and quality of local
resources as water is diverted to supply industry needs and as pollutants
are introduced into ground and/or surface water. Treating and disposing
of water contaminated by this process, handling potential problems with
air pollution, and preparing for disasters also are major issues as yet
If you would like to learn more about how an attorney can help forward
your legal rights as a resident or land owner in the Northern Tier of
PA or in Scranton,
Poconos, Wayne County and all of the surrounding areas, then contact a
Marcellus Shale attorney today. A
Marcellus Shale lawyer at Rogan Law will provide you with a free, confidential consultation.
Contact Rogan Law today.