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  • Author of 'The Fracking Debate' to speak at Penn State March 1
    Daniel Raimi, who will bring a holistic perspective on shale energy from his travels talking to people and communities affected, will speak from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 1, at the Sutliff Auditorium in the Lewis Katz Building at the University Park campus.
    See flyer for details.
  • MCOR hosts orphaned and abandoned well workshop - May 16, 2018
    MCOR hosted a workshop on May 16, 2018 to facilitate engagement among landowners, researchers, regulators, and industry stakeholders to address environmental issues with orphaned and abandoned wells. ... Read more.
  • The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection recently released its 2017 Oil and Gas Annual Report which can be found here:
    This report provides highlights on well permitting and drilling activity, well site inspections, compliance and enforcement statistics, department accomplishments and future regulatory initiatives related to both conventional and unconventional oil and gas development in Pennsylvania.

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