Dr. Chip Groat will be heading an interdisciplinary team at the University of Texas that will review the science, policy and perceptions surrounding hydraulic fracturing.   He will be giving a presentation on this subject to the Texas Board of Professional Geoscientists (TBPG), TBPG’s Oil and Gas Advisory Workgroup and any interested member of the public.  All are welcome to attend.

Date:  July, 29, 2011

Time: 1o:00 am

Place:   J.J. Pickle Research Campus

                Research Office Complex ROC 1.603

                10100 Burnet Road, Austin, Texas, 78758

(between U.S. 183 and Braker Lane)

A map and directions to the presentation location may be found at http://www.utexas.edu/commons/maps/

The presentation is expected to last approximately and hour, depending on questions that may come up following Dr. Groat’s presentation.

We would like to provide questions from the audience to Dr. Groat in advance. Please send any questions that you would like provided to Dr. Groat to me at chorton@tbpg.state.tx.us / (512) 936-4428.

This presentation is part of a public meeting and therefore no RSVP is required. However, if you wish to RSVP contact Charles Horton chorton@tbpg.state.tx.us this will assist in space planning.


Hat Tip to Charles Horton for passing along the information! 

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