Silt Mesa Water Well Is Not Affected By Drilling: COGCC

02/09/2011 10:14 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

The Strudley family's water well on Silt Mesa has not been contaminated by nearby oil and gas drilling activities, according to a recent report by the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission.

Dave Neslin, director of the COGCC, said the test on the Strudleys' well was one of approximately 25 conducted on wells in the Silt Mesa area, where Antero Resources began drilling wells for natural gas last summer.

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