California State Mining and Geology Board

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The State Mining and Geology Board (SMGB) serves as a regulatory, policy, and appeals body representing the State's interests in the reclamation of mined lands, geology, geologic and seismologic hazards, and the conservation of mineral resources.

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2024 Meeting Schedule2024 Meeting ScheduleThe State Mining and Geology Board's 2024 Regular Business Meeting schedule is now available.
Online PaymentOnline PaymentWe now accept online payments for Annual Administrative Fees and Mining Inspection Fees.