Conservation, Department of
(Department of Conservation)
NOE - Notice of Exemption
The proposed project consists of installing one new cyclic steam well as part of existing Underground Injection Control Project No. 34000013 in the Kern River Oil field in Kern County (API 0403064230, Permit 7001469). The proposed project is in an area designated as "critical" within the densely-developed Kern River oilfield. The City of Bakersfield has issued a Class 3 permit for the well.
15261b - ongoing project: The division has determined that the project is statutorily exempt under the ongoing project exemption per the CEQA Guidelines b/c the division identified the Coalinga oil field and issued permits in this oil field pre-CEQA.
Class 4 - minor alterations to land: The project is located on previously graded or otherwise disturbed land within a densely developed oil field.