"I expect this to end badly for either Chesapeake(monetary) or the royalty owners(unmet expectations) and maybe the court system. I do see a class action settlement sometime in the future, because I can see the courts saying no to…"
"I think the number of hits speak better than glib straw man arguments and back slapping among shills. A good polemic is hardly vitriolic diatribe. Unless, of course, one wants it their way or the highway. Steamrolling dissent and settled damages…"
"Best I can tell from my reading, the primary environmental risks related to the oil and gas industry is transporting the stuff to market. Train derailments and pipeline ruptures seem to be occurring far more frequently than I can remember over…"
"Since we are all entitled to our own opinion, let me just say that I am much more interested in reading about "Can Refracs Bring New Life To The Haynesville", or "9 New Wells In San Augustine Co.", or "BHP Upbeat On…"
I have been contacted by a land man working for a company named LouTex Sovereign about leasing property in sections 9-19-3 and 10-19-3 in Lincoln parish. Anybody know anything about this company and what their plans may be for this area?See More
"Jim, the the website's I publish have always been open to topics of concern including. Each website has the ability to post photos and videos. To date the network has had over 2 million people visit them.
I have awaited evidence of widespread…"
"Thanks Skip, as always, I appreciate your expertise. The field order you mention only covers (I believe) 16 acres of the total 126 acres leased by SWN. Kingfisher had done some seismic testing on our land back last summer. That gave us…"
Back in July 2014, the law firm of Gordon Arata submitted a request (pre application notice) to create an "additional 1280 acre drilling unit" in Union Parish lower Smackover Zone, Reservoir A, SUI, ORA field. This was on behalf of SWN. Attached is…See More
As exciting as this is, we know that we have a responsibility to do this thing correctly. After all, we want the farm to remain a place where the family can gather for another 80 years and beyond. This site was born out of these desires. Before we started this site, googling "shale' brought up little information. Certainly nothing that was useful as we negotiated a lease. Read More