Oil and Gas Regulatory Homepage, Minerals and Mining Program
Phone (605) 773-4201 - Fax (605) 773-5286
Send Correspondence, Permit Applications and Reports to:
Minerals and Mining Program
2050 West Main Street, Suite #1
Rapid City, SD 57702-2493
To implement the state oil and gas laws in a timely, efficient, and customer service oriented manner that will encourage exploration for and development of oil and gas; prevent waste; and protect correlative rights, water resources, the environment, and human health.
Drilling Rig, Yellow Hair Field, Harding County.
Photo courtesy of Chris Quinn, Luff Exploration Company.
NEW Certificate of Negotiation Posted 6/30/2014
Master spreadsheet of injection values. This spreadsheet covers 1977 to the present.
2013 Oil and gas legislation effective July 1, 2013.
Master spreadsheet of production values. This spreadsheet covers 1950 through the present and contains enhanced recovery unit specific data. Production data is also available by well through the South Dakota Geological Survey's Online Oil and Gas Database and Map-Based Data Source.
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