Potential Impacts of Hydralic Fracturing on Drinking Water
Saturday, Aug. 29th
The EPA recently released a draft report assessing the potential effects of hydraulic fracturing on the quality and quantity of drinking water resources. An EPA Webinar discussing the report can be found in Quick Links on this page. Slides to accompany the Webinar and an Executive Summary of the report can be found below. Historical and technical background material can be found in the U.S. Department of Energy Primer on "Modern Shale Gas Development in the United States".


Councilwoman, Co-Chair Karen Schneider
Councilwoman, Co-Chair Sanda Turner