CalGEM Virtual Briefings on State Abandonments and Orphan Wells

​​​​​​March 22, 2022​

SACRAMENTO - ​The California Geologic Energy Management Division invites the public to participate in upcoming informal briefings on oil and gas sta​te abandonments and orphan wells in March and April.​ 

Each meeting will provide an overview of CalGEM efforts to increase state abandonments of orphan and deserted wells, current inventory lists, screening methodology for ranking and prioritizing wells, and an update on latest federal funding.  

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Note: While we are trying to set up regionally focused meetings, anyone can attend any one of the meetings listed above.  

I​f you’re interested in joining us, we ask you to RSVP for the meeting of your choice by emailing the​, and we will follow up with a calendar invite and meeting link.​​