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Landscape consequences of natural gas extraction in Allegheny and Susquehanna Counties, Pennsylvania, 2004--2010

http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2013/1025/

Quantifies the landscape changes and consequences of natural gas extraction by digitizing indications of disturbance on NAIP aerial photographs and using these with the NLCD to show land use-land cover change.

by Slonecker, E. T.; Milheim, L. E.; Roig-Silva, C. M.; and Malizia, A. R.
U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2013-1025
This publication is available only as a PDF document.
Related topics:
Aerial photography, Coalbed methane resources, Geography, Geospatial analysis, Land use and land cover, Land use change, Well drilling
States or counties
Allegheny, Susquehanna

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