Annex of Regulation and Best Practice for Developing Unconventional Gas – International Energy Agency

http://www.worldenergyoutlook.org/media/weowebsite/2012/goldenrules/weo2012_goldenrulesreport_annex.pdf

Overview of Industry | Guidance/Best Practices Supporting Hydraulic Fracturing (HF) – American Petroleum Institute

http://www.api.org/~/media/files/policy/hydraulic_fracturing/hydraulic-fracturing-best-practices.pdf

Only available for sale by volume if you wish to see these: http://www.api.org/~/media/Files/Publications/Catalog/2016_catalog/02%20Exploration%20and%20Production.pdf?la=en

Hydraulic Fracturing – EOG Resources – sections on Best Practices

http://www.eogresources.com/responsibility/hydraulicfracing.html#bestpractices

Intermountain Oil and Gas BMP Project: Reclamation Resources Guide for Oil and Gas Development

http://www.oilandgasbmps.org/resources/reclamation.php

Best practice for shale oil and gas – DNV-GL

https://www.dnvgl.com/oilgas/perspectives/best-practice-for-shale-oil-and-gas.html

Expanding Best Practice: The Conundrum of Hydraulic Fracturing

Wyoming Law Review Vol. 12 Number 2 (2012); Dennis C. Stickley

http://www.uwyo.edu/law/_files/docs/wy%20law%20review/v12%20n2/10-stickley.pdf

Oil and Gas Lobby Unveils ‘Best Practices’ for Talking Fracking – U.S.News 7/9/14; Alan Neuhauser

http://www.usnews.com/news/articles/2014/07/09/oil-and-gas-lobby-unveils-best-practices-for-talking-fracking

Reclamation Resources Guide for Oil and Gas Development – Intermountain Oil and Gas BMP Project

http://www.oilandgasbmps.org/resources/reclamation.php

This resources focuses on Best Practices in the Western mountainous states (i.e., Colorado), but it does show what is needed for those in other regions of the country.

Center For Sustainable Shale Development: Performance Standards and Regulatory Standards Across the Appalachian Basin – March 1, 2015

Performance Standards Version 1.4; Adopted Aug. 19, 2013; Amended April 7, 2016

https://www.responsibleshaledevelopment.org/what-we-do/performance-standards/

This multi-page chart compares the CSSD Performance Standards with the Regulatory Standards of Pennsylvania, Ohio, and West Virginia. Overall, a good reference point for seeing how significantly regulations vary.

https://www.scribd.com/document/244816132/Cssd-Comparison-Table-5-5-14