OG CRPC 1 Well 11122019

Summary

SCH Number
2019120032
Lead Agency
Conservation, Department of (California Department of Conservation)
Document Title
OG CRPC 1 Well 11122019
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
12/3/2019
Project Applicant
California Resources Production Company
Present Land Use
Bardsdale Oil Field

Document Description
The proposed project consists of drilling one new well in the Bardsdale Oil Field in Ventura County. The proposed well is located on an existing pad in a densely developed oil field, within a parcel under active oil production and is consistent with Ventura County’s General Plan and Zoning Ordinance.

Contact Information
Tharon Wright
Division of Oil, Gas, and Geothermal Resources
801 K Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone : (916) 445-9686
tharon.wright@conservation.ca.gov

Location

Coordinates
34°21'55.2"N 118°54'32.5"W
Counties
Ventura
Township
03N
Range
19W
Section
06
Base
SB B&M

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Statutory Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15261(b)
Reasons for Exemption
The project is statutorily exempt from CEQA under the Ongoing Project exemption (PRC 21169; 14 CCR 15261(b)) because the Division identified administrative boundaries of the Bardsdale oil & gas field that were approved prior to April 5, 1973 (pre-CEQA). Division permit approvals for oil & gas activities within this field occurred before April 5, 1973 and those permit approvals occurring after that date do not involve a greater degree of responsibility or control over the project as a whole than did the prior approvals.
Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15301
Reasons for Exemption
The project is categorically exempt from CEQA under the “Class 1” (14 CCR §15301) exemption per the CEQA Guidelines and per DOGGR’s regulations (14 CCR §1684.1) because the well will be installed within an existing oil field and involves no expansion of use of the oil field.
Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15304
Reasons for Exemption
The project is categorically exempt from CEQA under the “Class 4” (14 CCR 15304) exemption per the CEQA Guidelines because the project involves the minor alteration of the condition of land and/or vegetation within a densely developed oil field and does not require the removal of healthy, mature scenic trees.

Attachments

Notice of Exemption
NOE OG CRPC 1 Well 11122019   PDF 1698 K

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