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2. Cell Towers Forum, 2000

In 2000, BLEC sponsored another forum on the subject of cell towers. Both a book of the Proceedings, and a 3-set video tape of the event are available. See Books and Videos in the Resources page.

Below is the List of Speakers and the titles of their talks at the Cell Towers Forum, 2000. These talks are in the Proceedings book which can be purchased for $22.95 through:

The Berkshire-Litchfield Environmental Council
P.O. Box 552
Lskeville, CT 06039
Call: 860-824-7454 for information
(BLEC does not accept credit cards)
or through Sage Good/New Century Publishing, 413-229-7935/
or through Amazon.com or Barnes& Noble.com

Foreword: by Starling W. Childs and Graham Davidson

B. Blake Levitt: Telecommunications Technologies ? An Overview: Wireless
Convenience? Or Looming Environmental Problem?

Carl Blackman, Ph.D.: Is Caution Warranted In Cell Tower Siting? Linking Science and Public Health

Henry Pai, Ph.D.,: Biological Effects of Radiofrequency Radiation from Wireless
Transmission Towers

Albert M. Manville, II, Ph.D.:Avian Mortality at Communication Towers: Steps to Alleviate a Growing Problem

Andrew A. Marino, Ph.D: Assessing Health Risks of Cell Towers

William P. Curry, Ph.D.: Some Unexpected Health Hazards Associated with Cell Tower Siting

Robert F. Cleveland, Jr., Ph.D.: Human Exposure to Radiofrequency Electromagnetic Fields: FCC Guidelines; Global Standards; Evaluating Compliance; Federal and Local Jurisdiction

Joel M. Rinebold: State Centralized Siting of Telecommunications Facilities and Cooperative Efforts With Connecticut Towns

James R. Hobson, Esq.: Wireless Antenna Siting Issues - Substantial Evidence and Prohibition: The Two-sided Coin of Local Antenna Siting

Jeffrey Anzevino: Preserving Scenic and Historic Sites: The Dilemma of Siting Cell Towers and Antennas in Sensitive Areas

Raymond S. Kasevich, BSEE, MSE, PE: Brief Overview of the Effects of Electromagnetic Fields on the Environment

Mark Hutchins: Prediction and Measurement of Exposure To Radiofrequency Electromagnetic Fields

Anthony Blair: Planning and Zoning Regulations: Some Local Solutions

Appendices Contained Within the Book:

A. Petition for Writ of Certiorari in the United States Supreme Court, Citizens for the Appropriate Placement of Telecommunications Facilities et al., vs. Federal Communications Commission and The United States of America, Whitney North Seymour, Jr., Counsel of Record
B. Papers Reporting Biological Effects of Radiofrequency Radiation at Low Intensities, selected and compiled by Henry Lai,
C. Senate Bill 1538, 106th Congress, introduced by U.S. Senators Patrick Leahy (D-VT), James Jeffords (R-VT), et al
D. Zoning Regulations from Cabot, Vermont, 1997, Cobbs RF Testing Protocol
E. EMR Network List of Websites: Site Planning ? Hazards and Liabilities of Wireless Telecommunications Base Station Installations,
F. Other Websites
G. Radiofrequency Interagency Group, RF Guidelines Issues
H. Order Form for Video Tapes of the Conference

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