Discussion Forum

Welcome to the Hydraulic Fracturing Review Discussion Forum

This discussion forum has been developed to provide stakeholders with an opportunity to ask questions and provide comments directly to the Expert Panel on select discussion papers. This is part of the Hydraulic Fracturing Review’s ongoing efforts to solicit feedback on the work of the Expert Panel.

Topic: The Potential Oil and Gas Resource Base in Nova Scotia Accessible by Hydraulic Fracturing

Expert Panel Members: Dr. Brad Hayes and Ray Ritcey

Project Administrator and Moderator: Margo MacGregor

Date Open: June 5th 9am 2014

Date Closed: June 6th 5pm 2014

Discussion Format: The online discussion forum will be open for questions and comments from stakeholders starting at 9am on June 5th ending at 5pm June 6th. Dr Brad Hayes and Ray Ritcey will respond to the questions and comments within the next 3 to 5 days after the June 6th close of the question period.

We will only be accepting and answering questions directly related to the topic of the discussion paper “The Potential Oil and Gas Resource Base in Nova Scotia Accessible by Hydraulic Fracturing”. You can access a copy of the discussion paper by clicking on the link in blue above.

When you submit a question or comment it will not automatically show-up in the discussion forum news feed. Questions need to be moderated which may take several hours. All questions are moderated during regular work hours between 9am and 5pm. If your question does not relate directly to the forum topic it will not be considered. Duplicate questions may be filtered as well. We also request that if you have mutliple questions that you submit each one individually.

When you enter your first question you will be prompted to provide a name and email address. Your name will show up with your question and we encourage you to use your full proper name.