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Image courtesy of the U.S. Geological Survey. A drill rig in the Fayetteville Shale gas play of Arkansas. Photo Credit: Bill Cunningham, USGS

A Shaky Situation: Earthquakes Triggered by Fluid Injection
 
Dates: 05/01/2013
Time:  1:15 PM to 2:15 PM
Location:  Stewart Lee Udall Department of the Interior Building, Rachel Carson Room (near basement cafeteria)
 
Summary: Join Dr. William Leith, Department of the Interior Senior Science Advisor for Earthquake and Geologic Hazards as he discusses the hydraulic fracturing (fracking) process and its potential for causing earthquakes.
 
Fees: Free
 
Details: Join Dr. William Leith, Department of the Interior Senior Science Advisor for Earthquake and Geologic Hazards as he discusses the hydraulic fracturing (fracking) process and its potential for causing earthquakes.

Special Assistance – For those in need of special assistance (such as an interpreter for the hearing impaired) or inquiries regarding the accessible entrance, please notify museum staff at (202) 208-4743 in advance of the program. Special needs will be accommodated whenever possible.

U.S. Department of the Interior
1849 C Street, NW Washington, DC 20240
For more information call Diana Ziegler (202) 208-4743
www.doi.gov/interiormuseum

 
 
Contact: Diana Ziegler
 
Email: Diana_Ziegler@ios.doi.gov
 
Phone: 202-208-4743
 
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