Forum / Meeting

Environment, Energy and Land Use Steering Committee: Hydraulic Fracturing: Separating Frack from Fiction

Feb. 20, 2016 , 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
2016 NACo Legislative Conference
Thurgood Marshall North/East (Mezzanine Level)
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    Environment, Energy and Land Use Steering Committee: Hydraulic Fracturing: Separating Frack from Fiction

    This education session will provide various perspectives for county officials to consider on hydraulic fracturing and its impact on counties.

    • Thomas Murphy, Director, Marcellus Center for Outreach and Research, Penn State University
    • Andrew Williams, Environmental Defense Fund (EDF)
    • Tom Fitzsimmons, President, Carbon Creek Energy, Wyoming
    • Mike Nedd, Assistant Director, Energy, Minerals and Realty Management, Bureau of Land Management (BLM), U.S. Department of Interior
    • Steve Wells, Division Chief, Fluid Minerals, BLM, U.S. Department of Interior
    • Jeff Frithsen, Associate Director for Ecology, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
    • Lisa Schaffer, Director of Government Relations, County Commissioners Association of Pennsylvania
    This education session will provide various perspectives for county officials to consider on hydraulic fracturing and its impact on counties.
    2016-02-20
    Forum / Meeting
    2016-02-24

This education session will provide various perspectives for county officials to consider on hydraulic fracturing and its impact on counties.

  • Thomas Murphy, Director, Marcellus Center for Outreach and Research, Penn State University
  • Andrew Williams, Environmental Defense Fund (EDF)
  • Tom Fitzsimmons, President, Carbon Creek Energy, Wyoming
  • Mike Nedd, Assistant Director, Energy, Minerals and Realty Management, Bureau of Land Management (BLM), U.S. Department of Interior
  • Steve Wells, Division Chief, Fluid Minerals, BLM, U.S. Department of Interior
  • Jeff Frithsen, Associate Director for Ecology, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
  • Lisa Schaffer, Director of Government Relations, County Commissioners Association of Pennsylvania

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