Other Marcellus drilling resources

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This page lists links to research, reports, and other information related to natural gas drilling in general, and Marcellus Shale specifically.

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Drilling on state land

Drilling [severance] tax

Severance taxes imposed by states, National Conference of State Legislatures

Why Pennsylvania should have a drilling tax

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2012

2011

2010

2009

Environmental information

Economics

Industry information

Regional news

Some newspapers offer archives of their drilling stories.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Pittsburgh area

Sun-Gazette
Williamsport area

The Patriot-News
Harrisburg area

The Scranton Times-Tribune
drilling-related cartoons
Scranton area

The Times Leader
Wilkes-Barre area