Seismic Testing Coming in Washington County
An oil and gas exploration company in July could begin seismic testing in Fearing Township, officials said.
Protege III Energy of Tulsa, Okla., in the process to begin the seismic mapping and held a meeting at the community building in Fearing Township this month.
Protege was "very forthcoming," Washington County Commissioner David White said. "They said (the company and landowners) were all in partnership and they wanted landowners to know (what would be happening)."
Morris Hall, vice president of Protege Energy and vice president of Geosciences, said work will start in early July.
Read the whole article here."(Residents will) see plainly marked survey crews," he said. "It'll be a six-week effort when we start. If we start the first of July, it'll be the middle to end of August before we're done."
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