Some of the nation's leading experts on the environmental and health impacts of frack sand mining will be featured at the Frack Sand Mining Citizens' Summit on Saturday at the Tau Center on Winona State's west campus.
The event, which is sponsored by the Land Stewardship Project, will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The cost is $10 and includes lunch.
The Land Stewardship Project's Doug Nopar says the summit will bring citizens from around the region together to learn more about the frack industry from some experts in the field.
Topics to be covered include a variety of issues involving the industry
Nopar says over 200 people have registered to attend.
For more information or to register, go to landstewardshipproject.org or contact the Land Stewardship Projects' Bobby King at 612-722-6377.