Muskingum County has its first shale drilling rig in place after years of exploration.
The drill is located in southeastern Muskingum County, in Meigs Township near The Wilds animal preserve.
Other shale updates were presented today at the Shale Task Force meeting.
Task force facilitator and County Commissioner Steve Strauss said two shale rigs in Guernsey county are now producing and providing data.
One well is actually stated as being, "above expectation"...