Cal/EPA Announces Public Comment Period for Draft Model Criteria for Groundwater Monitoring

The California Environmental Protection Agency announces that a 30 day public comment period will last from April 29th, 2015 to May 29th, 2015 for the Draft Model Criteria for Groundwater Monitoring in Areas of Oil and Gas Well Stimulation. The Model Criteria for groundwater monitoring will enable assessment of possible well stimulation treatment effects on groundwater, and will evaluate groundwater contamination. The State Water Board is obliged to implement the Model Criteria by July 1st, 2015.

Click here to view Cal/EPA’s announcement to learn more about how to comment and to read the proposed draft.