Events and Webinars
Ross Pifer J.D., LL.M., Director, Center for Agricultural & Shale Law will provide an overview of recent regulatory developments and resulting litigation. Sponsored by the Agricultural and Food Law Consortium
Dan Brockett, Extension Educator with the Penn State Extension Shale Education Team will discuss various items involved in wet gas royalties.
Ann P. Smith, P.E., BCEE, and Stephen D. Richardson, Ph.D, P.E., with GSI Environmental Inc. will discuss ongoing research on baseline sampling protocols, focusing on variations in regulatory requirements, the effects of different sample collection methods on dissolved hydrocarbon gas concentrations, and critical geochemical lines of evidence for interpreting whether a change in water quality is associated with natural variability or a potential impact from oil and gas operations.
Martha Gilchrist Moore, Senior Director, Policy Analysis & Economics, American Chemistry Council will discuss improved competiveness in petrochemicals and derivatives, current expansion in plastic products manufacturing, and expected expansion of U.S. plastics due to new announced investments in petrochemicals.
(Start: Apri 7, 2016 - End: June 30, 2016) - The Online Pond Home Study Course is a 12-week class that covers six lessons, including getting to know your pond, pond maintenance, weed and algae control, fisheries management, ponds and wildlife, and pond case studies. Participants are able to interact with Penn State Pond Experts and ask individual questions about their own water resource.