Shale Gas Development and Your Drinking Water Supply

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Belmont County Extension Office
Contact email:
Contact name:
Dan Lima
Contact phone:


  • Shale Gas Update for Eastern Ohio
  • Gas Well Drilling Basics (water use, hydrofracturing, wastewater)
  • Water Testing Strategies (baseline testing by industry, landowner testing)
  • Management of Private Water Wells and Springs
  • Solving Water Quality Problems
  • Analyzing Water Test Reports


  • Dan Lima, OSU Extension
  • Sarah Cross, OSU Extension

This event is Co-Sponsored by The Ohio State University Extension and The Ohio Farm Bureau

For more information please feel free to contact Dan Lima at 740-695-1455.