10 Jan '12, 9pm

New Concerns Confirm NY Not Ready For Fracking As Comment Period Closes

Tomorrow marks the last official moment for New Yorkers across the state to speak up and have their opinions heard about the current proposal for the expansion of fracking here. The public comment period for the state’s environmental impact study (known by its full name as the revised draft Supplemental Generic Environmental Impact Statement or “RDSGEIS”) and proposed regulations on fracking is coming to a close. As the deadline approaches, NRDC is putting the finishing touches on more than 500 pages of detailed technical and legal comments - both from scientific experts and our own expert legal staff - to add to the more than 20,800 comments the state has received so far, and the thousands more expected tomorrow. (A link to our full comments will be made available as soon as they are submitted.) Although it would be impossible to give a complete rundown of what we will be...

Full article: http://switchboard.nrdc.org/blogs/ksinding/new_concerns_c...

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