Where is the Highest Density of Oil & Gas Wells?

Donie, Texas Has The Highest Density of Oil & Gas Drilling Sites in Texas
The amount of oil and gas drilling pads per square mile is astounding. 

What Are These Spots I See From a Satellite?

Satellite View of Oil Drilling Pads
They kind of look like a spotted green cheetah. 

Cancer Clusters By State

Texas & Illinois Lead States With Cancer Clusters Investigated

Anyone surprised that Texas & Illinois leads with the most cancer clusters?  Of course there is no link or cause mentioned in the article.  This map above shows the numbers of publicly available cancer cluster investigation reports by state and comparison of numbers of investigated cancer clusters, confirmed cancer clusters.  Read more

Denver Airport Oil & Gas Wells

Denver, Colorado Airport Oil & Gas Wells Surround The Airport

Have you ever flown into Denver and wondered about all the oil and gas wells surrounding the airport?  We have mapped them using Google Satellite images.  How many of these wells are being fracked?  What affect do these wells have on the surround community air quality?  Zoom into the airport using our Colorado Oil and Gas Wells Map.   The airport holds 76 oil and gas wells on its property,   The airport generated $7M in oil revenue back in 2010.  

Oil & Gas Injuries & Deaths Database

There are hundreds of oil and gas related injuries and deaths each year. Here is a great database that documents these accidents and other industrial related incidents.  We do our best at Drilling Maps to map this locations if the information is available.  Seeing clusters of incidents will give us a better understanding of the research that needs to be done.   Oil and gas injuries and deaths database.

The Incident Alerts publication sends out emails a week, The intended purpose is to raise awareness of workplace accidents, specifically the frequency in which they occur, with the hope that workers will begin to realize that accidents happen much more often than they think. The site breaks down the accidents into four (4) categories: Industrial, Construction, Workplace Violence and Miscellaneous. I only report accidents that occur at fixed facilities. Unfortunately, the database does not report on transportation accidents and it does not include accidents involving Fire or Police department personnel.

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