Hydraulic Fracturing: How much do you know?

Learn more about hydraulic fracuring! Get ready for MD Humanties Council's moderated debate on March 2nd between the director of the documentary on fracking "Gasland" Josh Fox and president of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists Gregory Wrightstone.

We also invite you to join us in viewing two documentaries portraying different views on hydraulic fracturing: "Gasland" and "Shale Gas and America's Future." We will be showing both films on February 22nd at Allegany Arts Council and Wednesday, Feb. 23 at Frostburg State University.

Created by: MD Humanities Council
  1. Hydraulic fracturing is...
  2. The EPA is currently conducting a study to determine...
  3. Hydraulic fracturing fluids have been found to contain...
  4. What is the FRAC Act?
  5. Pennsylvania is home to largest amount of hydraulic fracturing of the Marcellus Shale. In 2007, 27 wells were drilled for hydraulic fracturing. In 2010, ____ wells were drilled.
  6. Fracking uses _____ gallons of water to fracture one well in an area such as the Marcellus Shale. Formation.
  7. The Energy Information Administration projects shale gas such as that obtained by fracking will comprise ___% of the total US gas supply by ____.

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