A checklist For reviewing lease forms.
If you are a property owner in northern, southwestern, or central Pennsylvania, there’s a chance that you are leasing your property, or considering leasing your property, for natural gas exploration and drilling. This publication is meant to be a financial management tool for property owners, covering the basics of what you need to know, how to manage your income from natural gas leasing, and what to consider when making financial decisions.
This fact sheet series the results of a household survey sent to 1,000 landowners located within 1,000 feet of active Marcellus wells in Pennsylvania’s Bradford and Tioga Counties in fall 2010
A pipeline right-of-way is a strip of land over and around natural gas pipelines where some of the property owner’s legal rights have been granted to a pipeline operator.
Many Pennsylvania landowners are joining landowner groups and coalitions driven by news reports of very high lease rates and a strong desire to maximize profits. Many landowners also fear the complex lease process and find some comfort in being with a group.