In Your Backyard

The discovery of the Marcellus Shale formation has changed Pennsylvania's economy. But how does it affect you?

Use this tool to find shale wells near your neighborhood, see how much impact fee revenue your town has taken, check violations — and more.

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Act 13

Passed in 2012, Act 13 requires drillers to pay counties and municipalities a fee based on the number of active wells within their territory.

Your take of Act 13 funds

Your town's take
County average

Your neighbors' take

TownTotal impact feeNumber of producing wells

Who's drilling?

Drillers compete for leases in gas-rich territories. This section shows the balance of power in your neighborhood, based on the ownership of nearby well sites.
DrillerNumber of permitsTotal gas produced

Gas production

How much gas your local wells are producing, in thousands of cubic feet.

Liquids production

How much gas liquid condensate your local wells are producing, in barrels.