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How close is too close? This photo was taken a few years ago. Now, for well pad placement to be this close an operator has to obtain a waiver but can only do so after satisfying PA DEP requirements.
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There are times when a properly placed impoundment can provide good service for a constant water supply and storage area for the industry in preparation of seasonal low water periods and times of drought. Ideally the impoundment and access road will have an adequate buffer between the facility and nearby homes.