Pennsylvania Oil & Gas Activity

Drilling Statistics

PA Unconventional Drilling Stats as of January 4, 2017

  • Wells Permitted
  • Wells Drilled
  • Violations
  • 17,946
  • 10,104
  • 5,924
  • YTD
  • 1,244
  • 499
  • 354

Sources: PADEP Oil & Gas Compliance ReportWorkload Report. YTD = Year to date

PA O&G Complaints by County

The headline flew around the globe like wild fire. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published their long-awaited draft fracking drinking water study and concluded: fracking has had no widespread impact on drinking water. But if you’ve had your ear to the ground in fracking communities, something didn’t sit right with the EPA’s takeaway… More from EcoWatch and Public Herald

Pennsylvania Oil & Gas Imagery

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Report a Concern or Incident

To file an environmental health concern in PA, please contact:

Pennsylvania Department of Health (PA DOH)
Division of Environmental Health Epidemiology, Room 933, Health and Welfare Building
625 Forster St., Harrisburg, PA 17120
Toll free hotline: 1-877 PA Health (1-877-724-32584)
Email: • PA DOH Website

Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA)
OSHA can help answer questions or concerns from employers and workers. To reach your regional or area OSHA office, go to OSHA’s Regional & Area Offices webpage or call 1-800-321-OSHA (6742). • OSHA Oil & Gas Website