The Marcellus Shale Initiative (MSI) coordinates research activities related to natural gas extraction activities in the Susquehanna watershed. It supports faculty members in all academic divisions on campus and is a part of the Environmental Center. Publications Database
One of the principle efforts underway by the MSI is the development of a comprehensive, objective web-based clearinghouse of information on Marcellus Shale-related issues.
The core of this is a web-based Marcellus Shale Publications Database
. The web portal allows visitors to view lists publications and how to obtain them. It does not provide coverage of websites, blogs, news articles, newsletters, or other media.