EPA SAB Public Teleconference on Draft Hydraulic Fracturing Assessment Report

On Thursday, December 3rd from 12:00pm – 5:00pm, EPA’s Science Advisory Board (SAB) will hold a public teleconference as part of its peer review of EPA’s draft report on the “Assessment of the Potential Impacts of Hydraulic Fracturing for Oil and Gas on Drinking Water Resources.”  The teleconference is a follow up to the SAB’s October meeting, where the panel will complete agenda items to develop preliminary key points in response to charge questions on the assessment.  To read the Federal Register Notice, go HERE.  Additional background on this SAB activity, the teleconference agenda, and other materials will be posted in advance of the conference on the SAB web site HERE.  To participate and provide public comments, please contact Edward Hanlon of EPA at hanlon.edward@epa.gov or (202) 564-2134.