This link to Michigan State University Extension's Oil & Gas website will provide valuable information. MSUE-Oil and Gas
This is the link to the presentation that was shown at the meeting on January 22nd. It explains in detail what to consider when asked to sign a lease from an oil company. Presentation
This link shows a video by "The Wild Mitten" of a few minutes of the Question and Answer session after the presentation was shown. Video
This link is an excerpt from the Board Meeting of January 12, 2015 when the three ordinances to protect Cannon Township against "fracking" were adopted. Video It was also recorded by the Wild Mitten.