Our Mission

The FracTracker Alliance shares maps, data, and analyses to communicate impacts of the global oil and gas industry and informs actions that positively shape our energy future.

Our Vision

FracTracker is a leading resource on oil and gas issues and a trusted asset to the concerned public.

Read our Data Statement for more information.

About Us

FracTracker.org, launched in 2010, provides oil and gas maps for over 30 U.S. states with drilling activity. These maps may include drilled wells, violations, proximity to vulnerable populations, pipelines and proposals, waste disposal sites, sand mining operations, and more. Maps are interpreted and contextualized by accompanying blogs, data analyses, and photos. FracTracker Alliance, a 501(c)3, has nine staff members and offices in PA, NY, OH, WV, and CA.

Services We Provide

  • Oil and gas-related data analyses and mapping
  • Customized maps upon request
  • Presentations on oil and gas issues
  • Training for using our maps
  • Internship opportunities for college students
  • Class projects and research collaborations for colleges and universities
  • Data collection opportunities via public participation projects
  • Free e-newsletters for the general public and the media
  • Social media feeds
  • Collaborative online calendar of events
  • Online photo library
  • Online resources directory
  • Media newsfeed and periodic tours hosted for the news media relating to oil and gas issues

Funding Support

FracTracker Alliance is a supporting organization of the Community Foundation for the Alleghenies. Below are organizations that in a variety of ways fiscally support our work.

2014 Funding Sources (listed alphabetically):

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