The shale industry continues to make its impact in counties across Ohio and Pennsylvania, as 50 new well permits were issued last month in Ohio alone.
Ohio well reports
Carroll County again leads the state with the number of Utica shale permits issued, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources.
In October, there were 18 permits issued in Carroll County. All but one of them were issued to Chesapeake Exploration LLC. The remaining permit was issued to R.E. Gas Development, LLC.