Tourism is under the greatest threat to Garrett County should Marcellus Shale gas development proceed. These are links that discuss the tourism issue and studies on how this has played out in other areas.
- - 1872 - [May 14, 2015] - food&waterwatch, Hugh MacMillan - "Could Fracking Ruin Your Vacation?"
- "As the start of summer draws ever closer, Americans and international tourists will begin to flock to U.S. National Parks, Forests, and other public lands for summer vacations, recreation and appreciation of our natural heritage. But there is something threatening the future of these lands and the communities that surround our national parks. Fracking.
See also here.