Alabama

Statistics
Year Fracing Began: 
1945
Types of Wells Fraced: 
Natural Gas
Types of Wells Fraced: 
Oil
Types of Wells Fraced: 
Coal Seam Natural Gas
Number of Wells Fraced Annually: 
8
Number of Wells Fraced Total: 
8533
Percentage of Wells Fraced: 
20%
Harm to Groundwater: 
None
Legislation / Regulation
(updated 7/26/2017)

Statistics are estimates provided by the states