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    • Oil & Gas Stakeholder Meeting - August 12, 2020

      Oil & Gas Stakeholder Meeting
      Wednesday, August 12, 2020
      1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. PDT
      VIRTUAL PARTICIPATION ONLY

      The US Geological Survey (USGS) will be presenting brief summaries of recently published interpretive manuscripts for studies conducted as part of the State Water Board's Oil and Gas Regional Monitoring Program (RMP). Please see the attached agenda for links to the manuscripts.

      HOW TO PARTICIPATE:

      • To observe the meeting, access the live webcast at https://video.calepa.ca.gov/ (find our meeting and select the video link)
      • If you would like to ask questions or provide comments regarding the presentation during the meeting, please complete the following instructions. 
      • Send an email to OilandGas@waterboards.ca.gov
      • In the subject line, indicate "Stakeholder Meeting Comment"
      • In the body of your email include the following:
        • Your name
        • Who you represent (i.e. self, another person, an organization)
      • Your concise question or comment

      Questions or comments submitted will be read aloud and will be responded to.

       

      LANGUAGE SERVICES
      If you require language interpretation or sign language services, please email a request to OilandGas@waterboards.ca.gov at least 15 business days before the meeting

      BACKGROUND
      California Water Code section 10783 (Senate Bill 4, Pavley, statutes of 2013) requires the State Water Board to implement a regional groundwater monitoring program. The program goal is to evaluate potential impacts from oilfield operations and characterize the risk to groundwater resources, while prioritizing areas to be monitored.  The U.S. Geological Survey is technical lead and will be presenting summaries on their recently published studies

    • Notice of Public Meeting Thursday, September 10, 2020 Video and Teleconference Only

      Agenda | En Español
      • Video and Teleconference Meeting During COVID-19 Emergency: As a result of the COVID-19 emergency and the Governor's Executive Orders to protect public health by limiting public gatherings and requiring social distancing, the September 10, 2020 Board meeting will occur solely via remote presence. Links for the meeting, including a phone call option, will be posted at this page.
    • Notice of Public Meeting Thursday, July 2, 2020 Video and Teleconference Only

      Agenda | En Español
      • Video and Teleconference Meeting During COVID-19 Emergency: As a result of the COVID-19 emergency and the Governor's Executive Orders to protect public health by limiting public gatherings and requiring social distancing, the July 2, 2020 Board meeting will occur solely via remote presence. Links for the meeting, including a phone call option, will be posted at this page.
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