Shale Crescent USA has Abundant Water for Processing
- Average Ohio industrial water withdrawal: 489 million gallons/day
- Ohio has an abundant supply of water through the Ohio River as well as many aquifers
Shale Crescent USA has an abundant supply of water through the Ohio, Muskingum and Little Kanawha Rivers and many aquifers.
- Registration with the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR), Division of Water is needed for withdrawal above 100,000 gallons/day
- Permitting and reporting to the ODNR for withdrawal above 2,000,000 gallons/day over a 30 day periodSource: http://www.lsc.ohio.gov/membersonly/127groundwater.pdf
Graph Source: http://pubs.usgs.gov/circ/1405/pdf/circ1405.pdf