Pre-drilling water sampling crucial before oil and gas operations begin

A recent article in the Youngstown Vindicator highlights the concern over water contamination stemming from oil and gas drilling operations, and the need for landowners to seek comprehensive water testing of drinking water sources before oil and gas drilling activities begin.  Pre-drilling water testing not only protects drinking water sources, but establishes a baseline in the event landowners later find themselves in court regarding water contamination issues. 

National, Ohio