Landowner Rights & Fracking Blog

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Action Alert: Ban Forced Pooling in NC

NC Residents:  Please ask you legislators to support HB 586 The North Carolina House will begin debating HB 586 this week. The bill would ban forced pooling in North Carolina […]

NCGA Members Lift Fracking Moratorium

As per SB 786, which passed in 2014, regulations developed by the North Carolina Mining and Energy Commission (MEC) to govern natural gas development through hydraulic fracturing go into effect […]

Lee County homeowners fight fracking

A radio story for Carolina Connection highlights how mineral rights leases are obtained by gas companies, which can put a drill on someone’s land without the landowner’s consent.

Landowner Workshop Dec. 14 in Sanford

On Dec. 14, RAFI is co-sponsoring a workshop in Sanford, NC, for landowners who have leased their land, those considering a lease and anyone concerned about landowner rights and the impacts of natural gas and hydrofracking.