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Florida Fracking Summit: Held October 27-28, 2015 in Ft. Myers, Florida. The following presentations are from the Summit.

Health Effects From Fracking, Adrienne L. Hollis, Ph.D., JD

Big Cypress National Preserve and Proposed Oil Development, Alison Kelly, Staff Attorney, NRDC

Lessons Learned from Other States: Colorado and Texas, Bruce Baizel, Energy Program Director, Earthworks

Local Government Actions in Florida, Caitlin Weber, Policy Analyst, Conservancy of Southwest Florida

Air Chemical Exposure Information from Pennsylvania’s Shale Gas Region, Celia Lewis, Research and Communications Specialist, SWPA-EHP

Shaking Things Up – When Fracking Rattles the Status Quo of Home Rule, Daniel Raichel, Staff Attorney, Co-Director Community Fracking Defense Program

Technology Used in Oil Extraction, Darryl Burns

Powers and Limits of Local Regulation on Fracking, David Guest, Earthjustice

Lessons Learned from Local Oil and Gas Campaigns Around the U.S., Deborah Goldberg, Earthjustice

Impacts of Fracking on Wildlife, Jaclyn Lopez, Florida Director, Staff Attorney, Center for Biological Diversity

Oil Extraction in Collier County, Jennifer Hecker, Director of Natural Resource Policy, Conservancy of Southwest Florida

Public Health & Fracking, Katie Huffling, MS, RN, CNM, Director of Programs, Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments

Oil and Gas: Federal Environmental Laws and Exemptions, Mike Freeman, Staff Attorney, Earthjustice

Geology of Florida: Challenges and Risks of Unconventional Oil Exploration, Noah B. Kugler, M.S., P.G., H2O Geosolutions, LLC

Role of State and Local Regulation – Local Government/Environmental Perspective, Ralf Brookes, Attorney

Albany has Become Houston on the Hudson – Big Oil, Big Rail, and Weak Government Regulations Means It’s Up to Us, Scott Smith

Oil and Gas Legislation, Stephanie Kunkel

Expanded Oil Exploration and Drilling in Florida: Kanter Real Estate Proposal to Drill in the Everglades, Tabitha Cole, PhD, Everglades Policy Associate, Audubon Florida