More information about gas drilling in our area is good not bad.
This new citizen-based web site maps and chronicles the spread of gas drilling in our region:
MAP–Tompkins - Home "The Marcellus Accountability Project for Tompkins County Gas drilling is coming soon to the Finger Lakes Region. Rumors abound, but one thing is sure: in the next few years residents will see a dramatic transformation of the local area to a more industrial landscape. How many wells will be drilled? How rapidly? Economic uncertainty makes answering these questions difficult, but predictions range from hundreds to thousands of wells over the next 5 to 20 years."