About The Utica Shale

2 The Utica Shale is a North American shale play located in the Appalachian Basin that stretches through New York, Pennsylvania, eastern Ohio, West Virginia, extreme eastern Kentucky, western Maryland, northeastern Tennessee, western Virginia and into Ontario and Quebec, Canada. Active shale gas drillers and producers include Chesapeake Energy, Anadarko, Rice Energy, and Gulfport Energy. For more information about North American shale, please click here.