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The Role of Natural Fractures in Shale Gas Production

By Ian Walton and John McLennan

Submitted: October 25th 2012Reviewed: March 18th 2013Published: May 17th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/56404

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Ian Walton and John McLennan (May 17th 2013). The Role of Natural Fractures in Shale Gas Production, Effective and Sustainable Hydraulic Fracturing Andrew P. Bunger, John McLennan and Rob Jeffrey, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/56404. Available from:

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