New York

Statistics
Year Fracing Began: 
1950's
Types of Wells Fraced: 
Natural Gas
Types of Wells Fraced: 
Oil
Number of Wells Fraced Annually: 
29
Number of Wells Fraced Total: 
16,000
Percentage of Wells Fraced: 
>90%
Harm to Groundwater: 
None
Legislation / Regulation
(updated 7/26/2017)

Statistics are estimates provided by the states