Our purposed intentions are to inform and educate the community. Any one with property in North Caddo Parish is welcome, however, No one really knows how far north the shale goes. Yes we are in the beginning stages of forming a community coalition. We will not have legal expertise or landman expertise at this meeting. We intend to negotiate with the Oil and Gas companies ourselves and cut out the middle man. We'll seek the advise of an Oil and Gas Attorney once we've ironed out the specifics of a lease.
Can you tell me the proposed intentions of your arranged meeting? Are you and others forming an association of landowners? Will this association include only certain sections (and townships and ranges) or is the association willing to accept any group of area landowners with land plots large enough for a gas well site? Will anyone be speaking at your arranged meeting that has O&G legal expertise or landman expertise?
As exciting as this is, we know that we have a responsibility to do this thing correctly. After all, we want the farm to remain a place where the family can gather for another 80 years and beyond. This site was born out of these desires. Before we started this site, googling "shale' brought up little information. Certainly nothing that was useful as we negotiated a lease. Read More