Compliance & Risk Management

​The DOC regulates specific aspects of oil, gas, and geothermal energy production; surface mining operations and associated land reclamation; and establishes regulatory zones related to certain seismic hazards that can impact local land use.

Compliance & Risk Management

 

 

Cameron Campbell to Head DOGGR Bakersfield OfficeCameron Campbell to Head DOGGR Bakersfield OfficeCameron Campbell has been named District Deputy for the Bakersfield-based Inland District of the Division of Oil, Gas, and Geothermal Resources (DOGGR), effective May 31.https://www.conservation.ca.gov/index/Documents/news/2018-04 Campbell named DOGGR District Deputy.pdf, Cameron Campbell to Head DOGGR's Bakersfield Office2018-05-25T07:00:00Z
New Regulations for Oil & Gas Production PipelinesNew Regulations for Oil & Gas Production PipelinesNew regulations for certain pipelines associated with California oil and gas production have been approved, giving regulators additional tools to protect public health, safety, and the environment.https://www.conservation.ca.gov/index/Documents/2018-05 AB 1420 pipeline regulations approved.pdf, Assembly Bill 1420 Pipeline Regulations Approved2018-06-18T07:00:00Z
State Oil and Gas Regulators Form Office of EnforcementState Oil and Gas Regulators Form Office of EnforcementDOC launches an Office of Enforcement within its Division of Oil, Gas, and Geothermal Resources (DOGGR) to enhance compliance with public safety and environmental regulations and the administration of enforcement actions.https://www.conservation.ca.gov/index/Documents/news/2018-07 new DOGGR enforcement unit announced.pdf, State Oil and Gas Regulators Form Office of Enforcement2018-07-16T07:00:00Z
State Regulators Propose New Oil and Gas RegulationsState Regulators Propose New Oil and Gas RegulationsDOC today announced proposed regulations to increase environmental safeguards in two areas of oil and gas production: underground injection control and idle wells.https://www.conservation.ca.gov/index/Documents/news/2018-08 State Proposes New Oil and Gas Regulations.pdf, State Regulators Propose New Oil and Gas Regulations2018-07-27T07:00:00Z
DOC Launches New Audience-Focused Website and LogoDOC Launches New Audience-Focused Website and LogoToday we re-launched our website with a new logo and site built to connect users to the wealth of natural resources data and services they use most. Read more and provide your feedback on our new experience.https://www.conservation.ca.gov/index/Pages/News/websiterelaunch.aspx, https://www.conservation.ca.gov/index/Pages/News/websiterelaunch.aspx2018-10-02T12:00:00Z
Seismic Hazards Shown in San Mateo, Contra Costa CountiesSeismic Hazards Shown in San Mateo, Contra Costa CountiesCalifornia Geological Survey today issued five Preliminary Seismic Hazard Zone maps covering portions of Contra Costa and San Mateo counties.http://www.consrv.ca.gov/cgs/preliminary-releases, http://www.consrv.ca.gov/cgs/preliminary-releases2018-10-04T15:00:00Z