Consultation with Others: Stakeholder Outreach and Peer Review

The Agency is working in consultation with the public, industry, non-governmental organizations, tribal governments, state agencies, and federal agencies, in designing and carrying out the study.You will need Adobe Reader to view some of the files on this page. See EPA’s About PDF page to learn more.

To ensure that EPA current on evolving hydraulic fracturing practices and technologies, the Agency is asking the public to help identify data and scientific literature to inform its study of the potential impacts of hydraulic fracturing on drinking water resources. The input we receive will ensure a robust record of scientific information. EPA is accepting information through April 30, 2013, including data, studies, scientific analyses, and other pertinent scientific information related to the potential impacts of hydraulic fracturing on drinking water resources.

There are several ways to submit information to the docket for this request. Be sure to include the docket identification number Docket ID No. EPA-HQ-ORD-2010-0674 on every submission. See the Federal Register for more information on how to submit information.  

Public Outreach