Royalties & Leases
Links to provide insight as to how to construct leases and the actual royalties that one might expect.
- - 1839 - [NA] - Geology.com, Geology.com - "Production and Royalty Declines in a Natural Gas Well Over Time"
- "Lots of property owners who signed a lease in one of the natural gas shale plays such as the Marcellus, Barnett, Haynesville, Fayetteville, Bakken, Utica and Eagle Ford are now receiving monthly or quarterly royalty payments. Many of these people were pleasantly surprised with the size of their first royalty check -- but then shocked to see the size of subsequent checks fall rapidly.
There was nothing wrong with their well. Sharp declines are normal. "