Latest ODNR Report: Utica Shale Now Up to 1,499 Wells Permitted

The latest weekly Utica shale permitting update from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources is now available.  The southern portion of the play remains the hot spot.

11 new permits were issued last week.  Leading the way: Monroe and Washington counties, each with 4 permits.  Belmont County (2) and Carroll County (1) rounded out the activity.

The 11 permits last week bring the new cumulative total to 1,499.  1,076 wells have now been drilled, 565 are producing, and the Utica rig count is 41.

View the report here.

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