WSPA President Catherine Reheis-Boyd issued the following statement following denial of a request by the Center for Biological Diversity and the Sierra Club to immediately shut down thousands of injection wells in California
Bakersfield Californian columnist Lois Henry published a July 11 article fact checking a May 3 Los Angeles Times article about the Cawelo Water Districtâ€™s program using recycled and treated oil field produced water for irrigation of crops. The following is an excerpt from the piece:
Todayâ€™s release of the California Council on Science & Technology study of hydraulic fracturing is another important step in the implementation of the stateâ€™s comprehensive hydraulic fracturing regulations.
Todayâ€™s release is an important step in enhancing the countyâ€™s environmental protections, but it also demonstrates the industryâ€™s commitment to transparency and desire to seek out balanced, efficient solutions that will ultimately propel our community forward,â€ť the group said in a written statement.
We are currently evaluating the Final EIR and the Division of Oil, Gas and Geothermal Resourcesâ€™ (DOGGR) responses to the many comments that were submitted on the draft EIR. DOGGR's responses to the comments are very extensive and warrant careful review.