GWPC released the 4th Edition of the State Oil & Natrual Gas Regulations Designed to Protect Water Resources report. This report, funded partially through the Ground Water Research & Education Foundation, is an update to the 2014 and 2017 editions.
The purpose of this and earlier studies, based on a review of 27 state oil and gas agencies, is to describe selected areas and related elements of state oil and gas regulations designed to protect water resources and to generally describe the rule language and agency approaches related to those areas. This update describes the considerable progress that agencies continue to make as they update their oil and gas regulatory programs.
The publication is available now on the GWPC web site to download.« Back to News