Friday, February 11, 2011

EPA Webinar on Frack Study Tues Feb 15

 new information below - plus you can't access on apple or mac computers:

 EPA Office of Public Engagement, (202) 566-2178, (202) 564-7842

Dear Colleague --

On Tuesday, February 15 at 2:15 PM EST, the U.S. Environmental
Protection Agency (EPA) will be hosting a 45-minute webinar for
environmental NGOs and public health stakeholders to walk through the
Agency's draft study plan on hydraulic fracturing. This study plan is
currently under review with the Agency's Science Advisory Board (SAB).
Specific instructions for joining the conference are below.  If you are
a first-time webinar user, please be sure to sign on 15 minutes prior to
the start time in order to register and download the necessary software.

Instructions for Joining the Webinar:

Conference Link:  (This link should
be used by all attendees)
Conference ID:  147032
Conference Key:  ope (This key is used with along with the unique
six-digit Conference ID)
Dial-in Number:  1-877-290-8017

1. From any browser, go to:  No
portal login will be required.

2. First time users of the web conference software will be asked to
either install or run a desktop client that supports the webinar.  This
is an automated one-time process that takes less than a minute.  Once
complete, you will be prompted for a conference id, a conference key,
and your name.  We strongly suggest that this process be started 15
minutes before the conference.

3. In the "Join Conference" box on the right side of the screen, enter
the six-digit conference ID for the specific session you wish to attend.
Enter your name where requested and the three-digit Conference Key:  ope

4. These webinars are not supported on Apple computers.  A computer with
a Windows operating system is required.

5. Users of Vista or Windows 7 operating systems should follow the
attached instructions to enable the download of the webinar client. This
is also a one-time process that takes 1-2 minutes.

On Tuesday, February 15th at 2:15 PM, the U.S. Environmental Protection
Agency (EPA) will host a webinar for environmental groups to walk
through its draft study plan on hydraulic fracturing currently under
review with the Agency’s Science Advisory Board (SAB).

Dial-in number is:           1-877-290-8017
URL to webinar portal is:


  1. I don't see this conference call on EPA's Website. Do you have any additional information?

  2. This is all the info there was in the press release.

  3. Was anyone able to log on to this? I tried on two computers and had trouble on both.