Nature and Industry of Raccoon Creek

The “Nature and Industry of Raccoon Creek” report by FracTracker Alliance unveils a comprehensive exploration of Pennsylvania’s Raccoon Creek watershed, emphasizing its ecological richness, recreational offerings, and the multifaceted impacts of industrial activities. Spanning 184 square miles, the watershed is characterized by diverse landscapes, from industrial corridors to woodlands, interconnected by the meandering Raccoon Creek.

The report details the region’s recreational opportunities, ecological resources, and historical evolution of oil and gas development, including the challenges posed by fracking, waste generation, and associated infrastructure. The interactive digital atlas format enhances user engagement, providing a thorough understanding of the watershed’s complexities.

Digital Atlas: Exploring Nature and Industry in the Raccoon Creek Watershed