Gov. Corbett has rescinded a policy that required well operators who wanted to drill for natural gas in state park and forest land to obtain an environmental impact assessment before applying for a drilling permit. What does that mean for Pennsylvania's state parks and forests? WPSU's Patty Satalia talks with John Quigley, former secretary of PA's Dept. of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR), and Kathryn Klaber, president and executive director of the Marcellus Shale Coalition, about the change in policy.
Marcellus Forest Land
By PATTY SATALIA • March 25, 2011