South Dakota State Oil and Gas References

SOUTH DAKOTA

The Minerals and Mining Program- Division of Environmental Services- Department of Environment and Natural Resources regulates oil and gas exploration and production in South Dakota.

Their stated purpose is 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.

Click here to access the South Dakota Department of Environment and Natural Resources website