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Ohio has active fracking in the Marcellus and Utica Shale Regions. Information on fracking in Ohio can be found on FracTracker.
Corban v. Chesapeake Exploration
Decision of the Supreme Court of Ohio holding that the 1989 Dormant Mineral Act did not automatically transfer ownership of mineral rights; the 2006 amendment of the law applies to claims after its effective date and specifies procedure for declaring mineral rights abandoned; and payment of delay rental is not a saving event.
State ex rel Morrison v. Beck Energy Corp.
Decision of the Supreme Court of Ohio holding that city ordinances in question violated home rule and conflicted with the state statute.
Provides information related to gas flaring, and air general permits.
Answers to questions about the regulations, location of the shale formations, and permitting.
Guide to Regulations
Guide for operators drilling shale wells.
Marcellus and Utica Shale
Links to information about drilling in these regions.
Provides information on waste from drilling.
Provides information related to water and drilling.