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2008-06-16 12:00:28

By Rory Sweeney, The Times Leader, Wilkes-Barre, Pa. Jun. 14--HARRISBURG -- Reacting to regulation violations and some activities by companies exploring for natural gas in the Marcellus Shale, state environmental regulators on Friday held an unprecedented summit with gas drillers to define expectations for water and land protection. The meeting came about a week after regulators took steps to rein in the burgeoning exploration industry and its increasing demand for water. The...