Haynesville Shale:

Reducing the Environmental Impact of Natural Gas Development

A public information resource on natural gas development in the Haynesville Shale Formation extending through Arkansas, Texas and Louisiana.

Welcome to the Haynesville Shale Information Web site. In this site you will learn about the natural gas resources available in the Haynesville Shale formation in Arkansas, Texas and Louisiana. The site explains the steps followed by natural gas development companies, from gaining access to the land through sending the gas to the marketplace. For each step in the process, the site provides information about the state and federal regulatory requirements that developers must follow. The site also describes some of the technologies that can be used to minimize the environmental impacts of natural gas development.

Follow the links below to learn about the Haynesville Shale, explore map data related to natural gas development activities, the natural gas development process, regulations, and environmental technologies.

What is the Haynesville Shale?
Maps and data showing current natural gas development activities in the Haynesville Shale.
How is natural gas produced from the Haynesville Shale?
What technologies can be used to minimize environmental impacts during natural gas development?
What are the regulatory requirements governing natural gas development in the Haynesville Shale region?

Drilling a Well in the
Haynesville Shale

    Haynesville | Drilling | Natural Gas Production | Regulatory Requirements
Minimizing Environmental Impacts

Announcements | Contact Us | About Us