ODNR proposes changes for spacing of oil and gas wells

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources’ Division of Oil and Gas Resources Management has posted draft rules for changing well spacing for both conventional and horizontal oil and natural gas wells, reports Marcellus Drilling News. The news site says the proposed rules, which the public can comment on through April 10, 2018, will establish new minimum distances that horizontal wells may be drilled from the boundaries of drilling units and new minimum distances from other horizontal wells. Click here to read more.