Of the compressed shale underground, or of the drilled cuttings? Ballpark, I seem to remember about 12 lbs/gallon for wet cuttings - multiply that by 7.48 and that will get a cuttings number per cubic foot.
we contemplated 125 for uncut shale, not being professional as you...... how much varation in organic material content 40%. recoverable? was trying to figure est recoverable gas per acre in fayetteville shale.
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