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Recommended Practices

Pre-Drill Water Supply Surveys

The objective of a pre-drill survey is to establish a baseline for conditions that existed prior to drilling. Groundwater may contain some natural impurities or contaminants even with no human activity or pollution.

Drilling and Completions

The following recommended practices address relevant considerations and guidelines for drilling and completion of shale gas wells and they support the Marcellus Shale Coalition (MSC) guiding principles.

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