Virginia

Statistics
Year Fracing Began: 
1970s
Types of Wells Fraced: 
Natural Gas
Types of Wells Fraced: 
Coal Seam Natural Gas
Number of Wells Fraced Annually: 
11
Number of Wells Fraced Total: 
5101
Percentage of Wells Fraced: 
52%
Harm to Groundwater: 
None
(updated 7/12/2016)

Statistics are estimates provided by the states