DOJ makes settlement with Antero about Marcellus fracturing

Antero Resources Corp. has agreed to pay $3.15 million for Clean Water Act violations at 32 sites in three West Virginia counties affected by Antero’s Marcellus shale natural gas operations, the US Department of Justice reported. DOJ, the US Environmental Protection Agency, and the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection said the West Virginia counties involved are Harrison, Doddridge, and Tyler.