What resources can provide further information?

Table 2. State Oil and Gas Regulatory Agencies

Note: States that are not listed do not have a regulatory agency specific to oil and gas. In some states, other agencies, such as geological survey agencies, could be useful sources of scientific information related to shale development.

 

State Oil and Gas Regulatory Agencies Contact Information
Alabama State Oil and Gas Board Website
Phone: 205-349-2852
Alaska Alaska Oil & Gas Conservation Commission Website
Phone: 907-279-1433
  Department of Natural Resources, Division of Oil and Gas

Website
Phone: 907-269-8800 

Arizona Oil and Gas Conservation Commission Website
Phone: 520-770-3500
Arkansas Oil and Gas Commission Website
Phone: 479-646-6611
California Department of Conservation, Division of Oil, Gas and Geothermal Resources Website
Phone: 916-445-9686
Colorado Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission Website
Phone: 303-894-2100
Florida Department of Environmental Protection Website
Phone: 850-245-8336
Georgia Department of Natural Resource, Environmental Protection Division Website
Phone: 888-373-5947
Idaho Idaho Department of Lands Website
Phone: 208-334-0200
Illinois Department of Natural Resources, Oil and Gas Resource Management Website
Phone: 217-782-7756
Indiana Department of Natural Resources, Division of Oil and Gas Website
Phone: 317-232-4055
Kansas Kansas Corporation Commission, Conservation Division Website
Phone: 785-271-3100
Kentucky Department of Natural Resources, Division of Oil and Gas Website
Phone: 502-573-0147
Louisiana Department of Natural Resources, Office of Conservation Website
Phone: 225-342-5540
Maryland Maryland Department of the Environment Website
Phone: 410-537-3000
Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, Office of Oil, Gas and Minerals Website
Phone: 517-284-6823
Mississippi Mississippi Oil and Gas Board

Website
Phone: 601-576-4900

Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Geological Survey Website
Phone: 573-368-2143
Montana Board of Oil and Gas Website
Phone: 406-656-0040
Nebraska Nebraska Oil & Gas Conservation Commission Website
Phone: 308-254-6919
Nevada Division of Minerals Website
Phone: 775-684-7040
New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department, Oil Conservation Division Website
Phone: 505-476-3458
New York Department of Environmental Conservation, Division of Mineral Resources Website
Phone: 518-402-8056
North Carolina Division of Energy, Mineral and Land Resources Website
Phone: 919-707-9234
North Dakota Industrial Commission, Department of Mineral Resources, Oil and Gas Division Website
Phone: 701-328-8020
Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Division of Oil and Gas Website
Phone: 614-265-6565
Oklahoma Oklahoma Corporation Commission, Oil and Gas Division Website
Phone: 405-521-2240
Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries Website
Phone: 541-967-2039
Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, Bureau of Oil and Gas Management Website
Phone: 717-783-2300
South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control Website
Phone: 803-898-3432
South Dakota Department of Natural Resources, Geological Survey Website
Phone: 605-677-5227
Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation Website
Phone: 615-687-7120
Texas Railroad Commission of Texas Website
Phone: 512-463-6838
Utah Department of Natural Resources, Division of Oil, Gas and Mining Website
Phone: 801-538-5340
Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy, Division of Gas and Oil Website
Phone: 804-692-3200
Washington Department of Natural Resources, Division of Energy, Mining and Minerals Website
Phone: 360-902-1450
West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection, Office of Oil and Gas Website
Phone: 304-926-0450
Wyoming Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation Commission Website
Phone: 307-234-7147