OG Chevron 0403066478


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Conservation (DOC)
Document Title
OG Chevron 0403066478
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The proposed project consists of drilling ·one new well in the Kern River Oil Field in Kern County. The proposed well is located on a densely developed oil field, within a parcel under active oil production, and is consistent with Bakersfield's General Plan and Zoning Ordinance.

Contact Information

Larry Kleinecke
Agency Name
Division of oil, Gas & Geothermal Resources
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Agency Name
Chevron U.S.A Inc.
Contact Types
Project Applicant


Other Information
Kern River Oil Field

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Reasons for Exemption
The basis for the Division's determination that the project is exempt from the requirements of CEQA is provided in the brief explanation below. 15261 (b) - Ongoing Project: The Division has determined that the project is statutorily exempt under the Ongoing Project { 14 CCR 15261 (b) exemption per the CEQA Guidelines because the Division identified the Kern River oil field and issued permits in this oil field pre-CEQA (before April 5, 1973). New permits issued in this developed area of the Kern River oil field are considered part of an ongoing project and exempt from further CEQA reviews. See NOE for full reasons of exemption.


Notice of Exemption

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