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Welcome to the guide for topics having to do with hydraulic fracturing, gas drilling, and groundwater.  It was originally designed for the course Groundwater Hydrology.

As always, if you have any questions about this guide or your research, please contact me.  I especially welcome recommendations for additional links to add to this guide.

Recommended Books

Here are some of the books we have in the library about hydraulic fracturing.  You can find additional ones by searching BU Books & More (library catalog).

Energy Law in a Nutshell (Reference Collection KF2120.Z9 T65 2011)

Fractured Communities: Risk, Impacts, and Protest Against Hydraulic Fracking in U.S. Shale Regions (Ebook, sign in with Husky ID for off-campus access)

The Human and Environmental Impact of Fracking (TD 195 .G3 H86 2015)

Hydraulic Fracturing and Natural Gas Drilling: Questions and Concerns  (TD195.G3 H93 2012)

Marcellus Sale and Shale Gas: Facts and Considerations (Reference Collection TN881 .N62 M37 2011)

Navigating Legal Issues Around the Marcellus Shale (Reference Collection KF1870 .N38 2011)

Oil and Gas Law in a Nutshell (Reference Collection KF1850 .L68 2009)

Shale Gas and Fracking: The Science Behind the Controversy (TD195 .G3 S77 2015)

Shale Gas Development (Ebook, sign in with HuskyID for off-campus access)

Under the Surface: Fracking, Fortunes, and the Fate of the Marcellus Shale (Ebook, sign in with Husky ID for off-campus access)

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