EPA SAB to Hold Hydraulic Fracturing Teleconferences

EPA’s Science Advisory Board (SAB) will hold four public teleconferences of the SAB Hydraulic Fracturing Research Advisory Panel as part of the peer review of the EPA draft report, “Assessment of the Potential Impacts of Hydraulic Fracturing for Oil and Gas on Drinking Water Resources.”  The public teleconferences will be held on the following dates.  Please note that the times are listed in eastern time.

  • Monday, February 1, 2016 from 11:00am – 6:00pm
  • Tuesday, February 2, 2016 from 11:00am – 6:00pm
  • Monday, March 7, 2016 from 11:00am – 6:00pm
  • Thursday, March 10, 2016 from 12:00pm – 6:00pm

The teleconferences will be conducted by telephone only.  For more information and to participate, please contact Ed Hanlon of EPA at hanlon.edward@epa.gov or 202-564-2134.

General information about the SAB, including information about these SAB teleconferences is available on the SAB web site at: http://www.epa.gov/sab.