Garrett County and Natural Gas - Risks and Benefits

A selection of categorized links to allow one to assess the risks and benefits of gas development in Garrett Conty.

Garrett County Montage


Articles pertaining to discussions on applying moratoria on gas development via horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing.

- 1870 - [May 13, 2015] - UPI, Daniel J. Graeber - "New York fracking ban closer to law"
"Parts of the Marcellus shale natural gas play in New York may be off limits to hydraulic fracturing because of potential adverse risks, a state review found. "
- 1898 - [May 20, 2015] - EcoWatch, Anastasia Pantsios - "Judge Says No to Fracking"
"A judge in North Carolina has blocked the start of fracking in that state over a challenge to the membership of the commission charged with issuing the permits.
“Finally some good news in our long battle to keep fracking out of NC!” exulted North Carolina environmental nonprofit Haw River Assembly, one of the parties to the lawsuit, on its Facebook page."