REGION-  The Pocono District of the Penn State Extension will host a webinar, “Reading Your Royalty Check” Thursday, Oct. 18 at 1 p.m. The webinar will inform viewers on how to read and understand a natural gas royalty check. The discussion will include the importance of understanding how the value of natural gas at the wellhead is calculated, deductions and month-to-month adjustments. Participation in the web seminar does not require any special software. To view live and previously recorded seminars, a high-speed Internet connection and sound is needed. Registration is not necessary, and all are welcome to participate by logging in to Participants can log in with their Friends of Penn State ID or as a guest. Contact Carol Loveland at for information. Previous webinars, publications and information are available on the Penn State Extension natural-gas website