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We encourage our interested clients to peruse through these resources. Whether to aid in your decision to sell, or to understand a particular facet of the industry, we hope these links provide you with the knowledge you seek.

Associations

Educational Articles

Educational Books 

Oil & Gas: Money in the Ground

A great overview of the oil and gas industry, including the basics of investments and the life cycle of production.

References

Glossary: Glossary of Terms Used in Petroleum Reserves/Resources Definitions

Terms and definitions used in the industry published by the Society of Petroleum Engineers.

Federal/State Agencies

News

Videos

Fracking: Fracking Hell: The Untold Story

Anti-fracking video highlighting risks, concerns, and testimonials about fracking -- specifically in the Marcellus Shale in the Northeastern US.

Fracking: Animation of Hydraulic Fracturing (Fracking)

Pro-fracking video demonstrating the basics of Oil and Gas well development, including the process and benefits of fracking.

Fracking: Fracking explained: opportunity or danger

Fracking video describing the process, associated facts, and risks with fracking.

Fracking: CNN Explains: Fracking

CNN describes fracking in a rather open-ended, non-opinionated overview on fracking.

Types of Ownership: Types of Ownership

Video defining who maintains mineral ownership, how ownership affects your royalty income, which ownership types provide for bonus payments, and how ownership type determines who will pay production costs.