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Natural Gas Shales and Natural Gas Well Development


The Commission’s Project Review Regulations, codified at 18 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Parts 801, 806, 807 and 808, contain the standards and procedures used by the Commission for the review and approval of water resources projects, and for related enforcement and oversight activities.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

An Overview of the Project Review Process and Docket Content (PDF)

Use and Reuse of Lesser Quality Water (PDF)

Project Review Regulations and Project Fee Schedule

Forms and Applications (includes Approval by Rule procedures for 18 CFR 806.22(f))

Projects Scheduled for Action

Signage Posting Example

SRBC Resources

Aquatic Resource Surveys

Water Resources Portal (Pending Applications & Approved Projects)

Remote Water Quality Monitoring Network

Natural Gas Well Development in the Susquehanna River Basin (SRBC Information Sheet)

Natural Gas Shale Occurrence in the Susquehanna River Basin Gas Well Approval by Rule (ABR) Locations in the Susquehanna River Basin
Natural Gas Shale Occurrence Approval By Rule Locations
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