Synergy Oil & Gas, LLC, proposed to drill 12 new oil wells in the Seal Beach Oil Field, in the City of Long Beach, to continue resource development. The 12 new oil wells are part of a larger project, disclosed in the certified CEQA document which consists of consolidating the operator’s existing oil operations and implementing wetlands habitat restoration activities that would provide new public access opportunities to this portion of the Los Cerritos Wetlands. Work consists of site preparation, drilling, testing and ancillary construction for storage and processing of product as well as connections for new production equipment to existing pipelines, as well as new pipeline connections. The work is estimated to take 303 days to complete once work has begun.
The project is located in the coastal zone and has received approval from the California Coastal Commission. The project has also received approval from the City of Long Beach.
The activity being permitted by the Geologic Energy Management Division (CalGEM) is within the scope of the Los Cerritos Wetlands Oil Consolidation and Restoration Project, Environmental Impact Report.
CalGEM, as a CEQA responsible agency, approved permits for Synergy Oil & Gas, LLC to drill the wells listed below, in the Seal Beach Oil Field in Los Angeles County.
API # Well Name Latitude, Longitude
0403730603 Bixby A 2-7 33.75400120, -118.10558640
0403730597 Bixby A 2-1 33.75408550, -118.10550010
0403730605 Bixby A 2-3 33.75413890, -118.10544450
0403730602 Bixby A 2-8 33.75402780, -118.1055560
0403730596 Bixby A 2-2 33.75411110, -118.10547220
0403730606 Bixby A 2-10 33.75419580, -118.10539200
0403730600 Bixby A 2-11 33.75422520, -118.10446990
0403730599 Bixby A -9 33.75397370, -118.10561490
0403730604 Bixby A 2-5 33.75405560, -118.10552780
0403730598 Bixby A 2-4 33.75416670, -118.10541670
0403730601 Bixby A 2-6 33.75394770, -118.10564140
0403730607 Bixby A 2-12 33.75425640, -118.10534470