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EPA's Study of Hydraulic Fracturing and Its Potential Impact on Drinking Water Resources

Hydraulic Fracturing Study: March 2011 Technical Workshop on Well Construction and Operation

The proceedings from the Well Construction and Operation Workshop include a summary of the presentations and discussion sessions as well as abstracts for each presentation.You may need a PDF reader to view some of the files on this page. See EPA’s About PDF page to learn more.

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Presentations and Individual Abstracts

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Fracture Design and Stimulation Theme

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Well Integrity Theme

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