The Pennsylvania Council of Professional Geologists is hosting a networking and education program on July 14th in Scranton for professionals involved in the Marcellus Shale-related professions.
This 3-hour Educational and Networking Program is intended to provide a review of key concepts and issues, including geology, anticipated environmental concerns, and Pennsylvania regulations related to exploration and drilling of the Marcellus Shale. The course format includes a 45 minute presentation and then a question and answer session with a panel of experts.
The course is designed for environmental, geologic, and engineering consultants, attorneys, land developers, public officials, and anyone who is aware of the press about the Marcellus Shale. It is for those who wish to develop a basic understanding of what this resource is, why it has become important at this time, and what the benefits and concerns are related to exploitation of this resource.
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