Penn State Cooperative Extension announced that a workshop entitled "Understanding and Negotiating Natural Gas Leases" will be held on Tuesday, May 13th, 2008 at the Central Pennsylvania Institute of Science and Technology at 540 North Harrison Road, Pleasant Gap, PA. The workshop will start at 7:00 p.m. and end at approximately 9:30 p.m. Speakers include Penn State Educators Involved with the Marcellus Shale development, a landowner's advocate and an experienced attorney who will discuss the intricacies, advantages, and disadvantages of signing a natural gas lease.
The Cost of the Workshop is $15.00. Please call the Centre County Extension Office to register to attend at (814) 355-4897. Most prior participants of these workshops have realized financial rewards worth thousands of dollars. This course is intended to inform you of the concerns you will need to address as a landowner considering a gas lease.